Are public performance rights needed for an in-library showing, with a
professor present to make an introduction and lead a discussion-and-answer
period afterwards, of films that would be shown in conjunction with a
library display and not part of a regular curriculum? Advertised to
students, no admission fee.
Films under consideration are
La bataille d'Alger = The battle of Algiers / un film de Gillo Pontecorvo
Bollywood bound / Nisha Pahuja (Films for the Humanities)
This is new territory for us as we have not done this type of thing before.
In the past I have not additionally licensed PPR when purchasing av
materials and would greatly appreciate any guidance you can give me on how
to go about obtaining permission, should your collective wisdom deem that it
Head, Technical Services
Joseph F. Smith Library
Brigham Young University-Hawaii
55-220 Kulanui St. #1966
Laie, HI 96762
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