To use a movie or other copyrighted material, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner to publicly show.
- Copyright infringement is a serious offense under the law, and is also the equivalent of stealing from a film distributor
- Good article to help Copyright Guidelines for Showing Movies and Other Audiovisual Works : Washington and Lee University (wlu.edu)
-You can buy the rights to a movie through the company SWANK.com.
-You can also rent outdoor movie equipment from Student Engagement. Fill out the equipment rental form below.
-As you reserve the space on campus to watch the movie, facilitates can help you hang the movie screen.
-In EMS add the service of “room configuration” and in the notes add the support of hanging the movie screen in the space you are at. Be detailed.
- I have the movie screen, you will need to get the screen from me and coordinate with facilities to give them the screen to hang up. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Facilities needs at least 4 days’ notice in EMS to hang the screen.