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Author Donaldson, Michael C., author.

Title Clearance & copyright : everything you need to know for film and television / Michael C. Donaldson + Lisa A. Callif.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : Silman-James Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    346.7304 DON 2014    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    346.7304 DON 2014    Available
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 346.7304 DON 2014    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition 4th edition, revised, updated & expanded.
Description xviii, 558 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. A Stroll Through Copyright Law: 1. Copyright and ideas: the big picture; 2. Fair use; 3. Parody, satire, and jokes; 4. Public domain; 5. Characters and costumes -- Part II. Getting a Script Completed: 6. Acquiring the rights to someone else's property; 7. Hiring a scriptwriter: work for hire; 8. Writing with a partner; 9. Buying someone else's completed script; 10. Final steps: script clearance, insurance, copyright registration -- Part III. Principal Photography: 11. Others who may have rights in your film; 12. All those pesky people who show up in your film; 13. Shooting without permission and journalist privilege; 14. Trademarks, logos, and business signage; 15. Clearing all the music in your film; 16. Hiring a composer to write original music; 17. Clearing film clips -- Part IV. Post-Production: 18. Title clearance; 19. E&O insurance; 20. Chain of title; 21. Registering copyright for your completed film; 22. Copyright infringement; 23. Copyright on the Internet; 24. International copyright; 25. Legal referral services.
Subject Copyright -- Motion pictures -- United States -- Popular works.
Copyright -- United States -- Popular works.
Copyright clearinghouses -- United States -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Law for laypersons.
Added Author Callif, Lisa A., author.
Added Title Clearance and copyright
ISBN 9781935247128 (pbk.)
1935247123 (pbk.)

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