Film rights...


Old 06-21-07, 03:18 PM
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Film rights...

What happens to intellectual rights to a film after the company that owned them no longer exits? Would I legally be able to distribute an old film if the company who made it no longer exists?
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Old 06-21-07, 03:36 PM
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It depends if the copyrights have expired and if the movie has become public domain.
Old 06-22-07, 05:26 AM
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Just because the company no longer exists does not mean that someone else doesn't own the rights.

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