Re: Copyright law pertaining to film?

From: Carolyn Tennant (email suppressed)
Date: Thu May 10 2007 - 13:07:39 PDT

The Duke Center for the Study of the Public Domain recently published a
comic entitled ³Tales from the Public Domain: Bound by Law?² Itıs pretty
straightforward. The ³hero² is a documentary filmmaker who is ³Trapped in a
struggle she didnıt understand. By day a filmmaker, by night she fought for
It not only provides details about the issue, but also some great
back-stories to documentaries that either won or lost their own battles.
Although it may not develop the areas in which you are interested DJ, I
suggest it to the list because it could be a resource for those media
instructors out there trying to explain a very complicated topic.
There is a link on this page to free digital versions of the book, but the
hard copy I was given looks like it was only $6.

On 5/10/07 10:09 AM, "DJ Demangone" <email suppressed> wrote:

> can anyone please direct me to any books, essays, or journals regarding film
> copyright law. I'm looking for anything specific to the law or an individual's
> thoughts on the process/ practice.
> thanks DJ
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