21 May 2019

Cannes, May 21, 2019 “From May 23 to 26, let’s go vote!” European filmmakers have […]

1 Apr 2019

Interface Film – an initiative of EU XXL – in partnership with FERA, IMAGO and […]

26 Mar 2019

FERA-FSE-SAA Press release  A new EU Copyright law – a long-fought battle won The Federation […]

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25 Mar 2019
NEW REPORT First ever EU-wide study finds Audiovisual Authors struggling to make ends meet and to maintain sustainable careers

Until now, no data has been available at EU-level on audiovisual authors’ remuneration. This report […]

18 Dec 2018
In Memoriam – Massimo Sani

Photographs: Massimo at FERA 2013 GA in London © Klemen Dvornik  / Massimo at FERA […]

25 Oct 2018
PRESS RELEASE – Oleg Sentsov Wins the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought 2018

The Federation of European Film Directors expresses its thanks to the European Parliament for its decision […]

20 Mar 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 […]

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.