In Canada, it’s called fair dealing. In the States, fair use. But as for hard guidelines, there aren’t any.
Modern copyright affects every filmmaker, every musician, every photographer—every artist—in Canada now that consumption is digital.
Montreal-based filmmaker Brett Gaylor talks about creating his documentary RiP: A Remix Manifesto about copyright and the digital revolution.
How will amendments to the Canadian Copyright Act influence the role of Errors & Omissions in documentary production?
Pat Aufderheide’s catch words for Fair Use are: transformation, commentary, context, and taking only as much as needed to make a point.