About


Screenocean provides unparalleled access to quality content from around the world, captured from 1896 to present. Discover rare and inspiring footage including historic newsreels, quirky entertainment programs, iconic and light-hearted never-before-seen home movies. From the serious to the silly, spanning 3 centuries, we help bring your stories and projects to life. Screenocean’s footage library includes clips from Reuters News Archive, Channel 4, Channel 5, Warner Bros TV, Clips & Footage and Cover Images. Searchable 24/7, get footage for TV, film, e-learning, advertising, corporate events, museums, music videos and more. 

The Facts: 

+ 1m licensable clips online spanning 121 years

+ 40K iconic full-length programs

+ Light-hearted, and iconic home movies

+ Searchable 24/7

+ Self service saves money: search, download and license

Reuters News Archive: 

There are nearly 1.0 m licensable clips; viewable and downloadable in low res 24/7. Log on reuters.screenocean.com to search, save, preview and download free screeners.

Channel 4, Channel 5 & Warner Bros TV:

The program clips collection includes output from Channel 4, Channel 5, E4, More4, Film4 and Warner Bros. TV Productions UK, covering subjects such as science, history, drama, showbiz, culture, comedy, current affairs, documentaries, music performances and much
more. Licensable excerpts from well-known series such as “Equinox”, “Dispatches” and “Who Do You Think You Are” will enhance your programs.

Clips & Footage: 

Clips & Footage is an eclectic library of historical events and personalities from 1895-1968, covering American and British social history, Classic Hollywood and B-movie trailers, silent comedy shorts and feature films of every genre. Rare highlights include the Mountbatten Collection of home movies showcasing the lifestyles of an aristocratic British family in the 1920s-30s; The Royal Collection, includes color home movie footage of the young Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret at Balmoral in 1939; the Spanish Civil War shot in color from Franco’s side in 1936.

For more information on our footage library, please contact us by emailing info@screenocean.com or calling +44 (0) 1954 262 052.