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A documentary is being filmed. A cellphone earrings, taking part in the "Rocky" subject music. The filmmaker is advised she needs to pay $10,000 to transparent the rights to the tune. Can this be real? "Eyes at the Prize", the nice civil rights documentary, was once pulled from move as the filmmakers' rights to tune and pictures had expired. what is going on the following? it is the collision of documentary filmmaking and highbrow estate legislation, and it is the thought for this comedian ebook. keep on with its heroine Akiko as she motion pictures her documentary, and navigates the twists and turns of highbrow estate. Why can we have copyrights? what is "fair use"? sure through legislation reaches past documentary movie to supply a remark at the such a lot urgent concerns dealing with legislations, artwork, estate and an more and more electronic international of remixed tradition.
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