Copyright and Licensing for Film and Video Heritage Material

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London Metropolitan Archives

40 Northampton Rd

London

EC1R 0HB

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Tutor: Naomi Korn

This one-day course is designed for archivists, librarians, curators and anyone working in heritage who wants to extend their skills into archive film and video. The session provides a comprehensive introduction to the practical aspects of copyright issues and audiovisual collections. Other forms of intellectual property as well as data protection (GDPR) issues will also be briefly outlined.

Naomi Korn is one of the UK’s leading experts in copyright issues within a cultural heritage context and specifically cultural heritage organisations. She is the author of a multitude of resources for copyright, including Copyright – A Practical Guide, published by Collections Trust, as well as a contributory author to the Rights Management sector of ‘SPECTRUM’.

The course will be led by Naomi in an engaging PowerPoint free environment.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic principles of copyright and identify what types of work are protected by copyright
  • Understand the basic principles of copyright issues specific to audio visual collections, such as layers of rights
  • Know how to establish authorship, ownership and duration of copyright in different types of work
  • Identify the copyright exceptions and how they relate to audio visual collections
  • Consider other types of Intellectual Property Rights and what they protect
  • Discuss the impact of Brexit on copyright
  • Identify the differences between assignments and licences
  • Review key hot topics in copyright, including social media, risk management, orphan works and the relationship between rights management and collections management
  • Consider how you can protect your own rights
  • Discuss case studies relevant to the topics discussed

For further details of the programme please contact David Whorlow on 020 7613 7674 or david.whorlow@filmlondon.org.uk

Lunch and materials included in the fee.

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London Metropolitan Archives

40 Northampton Rd

London

EC1R 0HB

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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