Read it on the blog: the stories behind art, culture and history footage


From features on the epic Space Race and historical timelines to 19th century animated phenakistoscopes, the Bridgeman blog is a rich resource for discovering more about the context and history of our footage content. 


Our team of writers research and write on a wide variety of topics to help provoke discussions and inspire your projects. 

Click below to go to the blog or take a look at some of our listed examples.


Astronauts vs Cosmonauts: The Great Space Race

The London Metropolitan Archive

Lost in Motion

The Vietnam War on Film

Vaudeville in Early Motion Film

Decades of Fashion, in Footage

Behind the Scenes at the Manchester School of Art, 1929


Black Panther Party GIF / Bridgeman Footage


Search Tip

You can find footage content easily on the blog by searching 'footage' or selecting a relevant tag in the tag cloud e.g. 'film', 'clip', 'Bridgeman Footage'. 


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