Data comes from a 2014 survey of 489 documentary filmmakers by Patricia Aufderheide and Aram Sinnreich. Read more about the study here.
Co-Director, Center for Media & Social Impact, School of Communication, American University
Assistant professor, School of Communication and...
Filmmakers have been successfully employing fair use, even before the Statement of Best Practices clarified their common understandings. Here are some examples of uncontested choices for fair use....
A Lion in the House: A Content-Centered Outreach Strategy for Public Broadcasting
By Barbara Abrash
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A Lion in the House is a...
Latest News in Fair Use
This section answers initial and general questions on fair use.
What has happened since the Documentary Filmmakers' Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use was released on November 18, 2005?
release of films that could never have been seen publicly, or possibly...
Beyond the Echo Chamber: Reshaping Politics Through Networked Progressive Media
In less than a decade, a new breed of networked progressive media—from Brave New Films to Talking Points Memo to...
Pull Focus: Peter Richardson
by Erin Finicane & Fatemeh Shahkolahi
A rising star in documentary filmmaking, Peter Richardson has made a name for himself with two feature documentaries that...
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