Research Services

For over 30 years, GIW's internationally recognized footage research team has been actively providing research services to the television and movie industry. The GIW footagefinders can help you find the shot(s) you are looking for!


Our award winning research professionals can resolve all of your audiovisual needs:

  • Find existing footage and photos that relate to your subject matter
  • Facilitate acquisition of screening materials
  • Create or maintain research database(s)
  • Negotiate licensing fees
  • Coordinate edit master orders
  • Oversee payment of license fees and technical fees
  • Create or assist in the creation of the final Production Bible
  • Review and traffic all agreements through to full execution and payment

Led by industry veteran Jessica Berman-Bogdan, Global ImageWorks has put together a team of some of the finest researchers in the business. Our research professionals have extensive credits working for producers and directors in the fields of entertainment, documentaries,commercials, corporate, industrials, museums, music, educational, theme parks and new media.

We've got it or we'll get it!

Other Services

  • Rights & Clearances
  • Music & Media Supervision
  • Script Reports
  • Music Copyright Administration
  • Stock Footage Licensing