Posts Tagged ‘Public Domain’

“Copyright Criminals” Premieres Tuesday, Jan. 19 on PBS

Copyright Criminals,” a film that examines the conflict between the current law of copyright and the norms of the community of musicians who employ sampling as a creative technique, premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens beginning on Tuesday, January 19, 2010, and will be replayed throughout the week. Check the listings here to see if your local PBS affiliate will be airing it. If not, a DVD of the film will be on sale beginning January 26. Creative Commons sponsored a remix contest to accompany the film on their CCMixter site and you can find the winners here.

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