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Other People’S Footage: Copyright And Fair Use Screens September 22nd at Webster University

Other People’S Footage: Copyright And Fair Use Screens September 22nd at 7:30pm at Webster University’s Moore Auditorium (470 East Lockwood). A panel discussion will follow the screening featuring Directors Diane Carson and Robert Johnson Jr. along with Erika Cohn (Slu Law) and Sue Greenberg (Exec. Director of the Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts in St. Louis).

The theft of intellectual property is one of the most serious crimes of our time. Balancing this and equally important is the creation of new works contributing to a vigorous marketplace of ideas involving the analysis and repurposing of existing works. Because the delicate balance between these two considerations urgently needs investigation, Other People’S Footage: Copyright And Fair Use explores fair use as the critical issue it is for the majority of nonfiction filmmakers (as our interviews show) and for our community at large.

Other People’S Footage: Copyright

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