19 Jul 2018

On 5 July, the European Parliament decided to postpone the adoption of its position on […]

20 Jun 2018

European organisations representing authors have welcomed the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee strong support for […]

14 Jun 2018

In a press release, MEPs condemn breaches of human rights in Russia, the Rakhine State and Bahrain. […]

25 May 2018
PRESS RELEASE – First results of groundbreaking study on EU audio-visual authors remuneration: a wake-up call

Brussels, March 20 2018   A median audio-visual author in Europe earns €18,000 from their […]

22 May 2018
Seeking wiki designer

UNI MEI and its partners FERA and FSE are seeking experienced WIKI DESIGNER to create […]

12 Mar 2018
It’s time to act.

Sign the Petition to support European screenwriters and directors  in their call for a modernised […]

8 Mar 2018
NEWS FROM FERA MEMBERS – Norwegian members call Norwegian MPs to delete extended “work-for-hire” clause

FERA supports FERA Norwegian members (Norwegian Film Makers Association and the Directors guild of Norway), […]

1 Nov 2011
FERA Directors’ Contract Guidelines

A set of Directors’ Contract Guidelines that highlights a director’s creative and economic rights, and the problem of ‘buyout contracts’ that oblige many European directors to give away their secondary (re-use) rights to financiers without any royalty payments.