19 Dec 2018

Call for support for the cultural sector in the trilogue discussions on the revision of […]

14 Dec 2018

It is September 10th – and the activity and the atmosphere in the office of Norwegian […]

11 Dec 2018

Dear chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Dear Federal Minister for Europe, integration and foreign affairs Dr. Karin […]

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 […]

3 Sep 2018
Venice Declaration of European filmmakers on the Copyright Reform

Venice Declaration 3 September 2018 We are numerous screenwriters and directors who signed the FERA/FSE/SAA […]

3 Sep 2018
[PETITION] Copyright reform : It’s time to act.

Sign the Petition launched in March 2018 to support European screenwriters and directors  in their […]

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 […]

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.