[Videolib] re: Public Performance Rights Question

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Thu, 16 Sep 2004 13:56:20 -0700

No!

Outside of face-to-face teaching in the context of regular curriculum,
showing film and video to crowds demands public performance rights. Fees
have nuttin' to do with it.

Gary Handman

At 12:01 PM 9/16/2004 -0700, you wrote:
>Just a thought, subversive though the current copyright atmosphere might be:
>unless the patron is charging a fee for attending these showings, isn't
>their exhibition considered an educational "fair use"?
>Bryan
>Glendale Public Library
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Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

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