Professional Details

Richard Rice - Footage Researcher

Executive Summary: Rights clearance, archival research and content licensing expert with extensive background covering media of every kind, including music. Direct production experience on over 500 ?hours of documentary, clip and episodic programming. Contract management background covering every aspect, from negotiation through execution.

Professional Information
Richard Rice
Media Rights Clearance
351 West 44th Street
New York
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Credits and Awards
  • OWN – Oprah’s Master Class On The Case With Paula Zahn – ID Channel World's Funniest Moments - 20th Television Olympic Natural: The life of Andrea Mead-Lawrence Firebrand Network Launch – Multi-Platform The Collector – Independent Film PlayStation 3 Test Channel Launch – Sony History Caught on Film - History Channel Ripley’s Believe it or Not! - TBS World's Most Amazing Videos – NBC When Good Pet’s Go Bad - Fox Danger In Our Skies - UPN Biography: Steven Spielberg - A&E The Underground Railroad - History Channel The Untold Stories of Lincoln - History Channel The True Story of Sacco and Vanzetti - History Channel Born Killers: Leopold and Loeb - History Channel Sukihara: Conspiracy of Kindness – PBS / WGBH Navajo Code Talkers - History Channel Ted Hall: The Boy Who Gave Away the A-Bomb - History Channel Sightings - Sci-Fi Channel (ongoing from 1995-1997 The Underground Railroad - A&E The Untold Stories of Lincoln - History Channel Sightings - Sci-Fi Channel (1994-1997) Sukihara: Conspiracy of Kindness – PBS Ted Hall: The Boy Who Gave Away the Atomic Bomb - History Channel
  • Core Competencies • Rights clearance for all traditional and new media applications • Motion picture
  • TV
  • viral
  • web and clip clearance • News
  • sports and advertising clearances • Rights-Based Deployment and Programming Models • Art
  • photo
  • literary and newspaper permissions • Biographical details
  • historical accuracy and fact checking • Fact checking
  • biographical research and historical accuracy • Historical film/television and public domain research • Trial
  • law enforcement and governmental material • Music publishing and performance clearances • Complete contract negotiation and administration • Negotiation Representative and Legal Liaison • Clearance budgeting
  • rights analysis and exposure assessment • Startup and launch phase management and administration • Copyright
  • Intellectual Property and Public Domain Searches • Rights-driven deployment and programming models • Production
  • talent and professional services agreements • Media Intake and rights tracking processes