June 11, 2008

BBC Motion Gallery Collection Available from Newscom

Reston, Va.- Newscom, a provider of text and visual content from around the globe, announces the addition of video content from BBC Motion Gallery, the archive sales division of the BBC's commercial arm, BBC Worldwide.
The BBC Motion Gallery Shorts are 3 to 5 minutes in length, and are categorized by subject matter, including nature and wildlife, travel, history, and lifestyle.
Notable shorts include Around the World, a collection of travel pieces that showcase some of the best destinations around the globe. Days that Shook the World explores some of the pivotal events of the 20th and 21st centuries. Magic of Making offers a glimpse of how things are made --­ the clothes we wear, the food we eat, the paper on which we write. And In From the Wild tells the stories of what happens when wild animals find their way into towns and homes. 
"The BBC Motion Gallery Shorts collection offers a depth of subject matter that will appeal to audiences around the globe," says Newscom managing director Bill Creighton.
The BBC Motion Gallery Shorts collection is available to Newscom customers in Windows Media and Quicktime formats and can be accessed via www.newscom.com.