Thought Equity inks library license deal with Paramount


MUMBAI: Thought Equity Motion, supplier of online motion content licensing and management services, and Paramount Pictures announced a collaboration to offer the entertainment production community digital access to Paramount Pictures’ stock footage library.

"Whether it’s a single shot or an entire sequence for building a scene, Paramount’s stock footage library brings the type of content that enables new and traditional media producers to add quality to their productions, differentiate their creative and make a better, high-impact impression on their audience," said Thought Equity Motion founder and CEO Kevin Schaff. "Working with Paramount Pictures reinforces Thought Equity Motion’s position as the sole destination for high-production value entertainment content."

"Working with Thought Equity Motion provides Paramount Pictures’ producers with a lens into a set of diverse images from Paramount’s current hits, as well as easy access to a tremendous amount of additional high production value content," said Paramount Pictures senior vice president of technical operations Tom Bruehl. "Thought Equity Motion’s digital platform provides the foundation to build our future digital business initiatives."

The collaboration also designates Thought Equity Motion as the exclusive licensing agent for Paramount’s stock footage library. Paramount’s legendary film collection provides access to footage from thousands of films and television episodes made by Paramount.