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Legal Issues in Film

April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location: Zoom Webinar

Making a film is a complex process, regardless of whether it’s a short or a feature. In the filmmaking process, legal and business affairs are important to consider in order to protect yourself as a filmmaker and to protect your work. This class will focus on the corporate, contract and copyright issues that filmmakers should know about as they embark on the creative process.

Instructors: VLA Legal Externs (Jake & Adele)

Membership Discount Code: For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your discount code, which will allow you to view and purchase the ticket.

$5 Students and Artists Over Sixty
$10 VLA Members (Artists and Attorneys)
$15 General Admission

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

Webinar Access and Recording: Participants will receive an email in advance with instructions to access. Please note that this is a live webinar. We are unable to distribute a recording of this presentation if you cannot attend. To view VLA’s library of on-demand videos, click here.


April 19
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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