13 Mar 2019

Dear Members of the European Parliament, WE UNDERSIGNED EUROPEAN CREATORS – ESTABLISHED AND EMERGING – […]

11 Mar 2019

We, the undersigned organisations, representing authors, composers, writers, journalists, performers and others working in all […]

26 Feb 2019

European Parliament’s Legal Affairs committee vote on the Copyright Directive Authors’ organisations welcome a strong, […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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.