7 Jan 2010

 

FERA Contribution to the Reflection Document “Creative Content in a European Digital Single Market: Challenges for the Future”

 

FERA would like to thank the European Commission for the opportunity to comment on the Reflection Document, which raises key questions regarding Creative Content Online from two Directorates General, DG Information Society and Media and DG Internal Market and Services.

There have been format and distribution changes in the past that European directors have adapted well to, and we embrace the development of rich and diverse online video on demand (VOD) services that reflect the current creativity, quality and diversity in European audiovisual works. These services must, however, respect the fundamental rights of the creators of those works if European film is to survive and develop.

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FERA Contribution to the Reflection Document