Re: Video showings in the library

Richard Cohen (
Thu, 4 Nov 1999 12:32:29 -0800 (PST)

As long as no admission fee is charged I allow my films to be shown to the
public. I like the idea of public libraries screening films and videos. There
is no extra licensing fee involved.

James Smith wrote:

> Hello All:
> My library is considering a new program where we show videos free of charge
> in our auditorium to whoever wants to come in and watch them. Now I know
> that I cannot just takes the videos off my shelf to use, so what I need to
> know is do I have to purchase the videos with PPR, or are there companies
> out there who simply rent them with PPR specifically for this situation. Any
> info would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks,
> James
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