Posts Tagged ‘fair use’

How amendments to the Canadian Copyright laws affect you


RiP! A Remix Manifesto (Trailer) by Brett Gaylor, National Film Board of Canada There’s been a lot of talk lately about Bill C-32, the DMCA and all things having to do with copyright. For obvious reasons, it’s a very hot button issue, and  has spurred organizations like The Documentary Organization of Canada and the Canadian more »

Everything you need to know about using copyrighted material in your documentary film

The Craft

[Invalid Link] The Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) released a set of guidelines last week that help filmmakers make sense of how to use copyrighted materials in their films. The Guidelines draw on existing fair dealing provisions set out in the Copyright Act. As it turns out, filmmakers have been spending an unnecessary amount more »

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