John E. Allen, Inc. is a motion picture stock footage library. Our collection dates from 1896 to the 1980s, holding over thirty-five million feet of 35mm and 16mm film.

Our actuality film is catalogued by subject. A small sampling of our headings includes:
  • agriculture
  • bathing beauties
  • circus
  • conferences
  • conversations
  • crime
  • dance
  • demonstrations
  • depression
  • earthquakes
  • expeditions
  • fires
  • places
  • prohibition
  • sports
  • stunts
  • telephone
  • zoos.

Our video library can be searched online. For more in-depth research or assistance, contact us with your specific footage needs. Screener DVDs can be shipped anywhere in the world. Rate quotes are available upon request. Rates are based upon distribution and duration of use. Terms offered are 5 years and in perpetuity. Substantial quantity discounts are available. We look forward to servicing your stock footage needs.