FOCAL International

The Federation of Commercial Audiovisual Libraries (FOCAL) International is a professional not-for-profit trade association with the aim to facilitate the use of library footage, images, stills and audio in all forms of media production.

FOCAL encourages good practise in the research, licensing, copyright clearance and use of footage and offers a free service finding experienced archive/ film researchers to assist producers.

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