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Clips & Footage

Historic Films

Historic Films is represented in the UK and Ireland by Clips & Footage.

Historic Films is probably the world's most extensive collections of music and entertainment footage. Highlights include the famous Ed Sullivan Show, the Steve Allen Show, the D A Pennebaker collection, Don Kirshner's Rock Concert, the Isle of Wight Festival 1970 and the Woodstock collection.

Music genres in the collection comprise gospel, folk, swing, blues, pop, jazz and rock including many rare performances dating from 1925 to 1990.

Historic Films also holds over 20,000 hours of archival footage dating from 1895 to 1990 encompassing virtually every subject imaginable.