fera 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 presents the results from the first ever, comprehensive, Europe-wide research...
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fera FERA co-signs statement challenging device manufacturers seeking to avoid private copying compensation
US and Asian consumer device manufacturers are targeting the Visegrad4 countries to avoid private copying compensation Joint Statement of Organisations representing Authors, Performers, Publishers and Creative...
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fera FERA co-signs open letter urging EU Commission to propose KYBC obligations to reduce illegal content online
To: Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, Commissioner Thierry Breton, Commissioner Mariya Gabriel Commissioner Didier Reynders DG CONNECT, DG GROW, DG EAC “Know your business customer” (KYBC) obligations: a real and tangible...
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The director is the creative leader who brings a singular vision to a film or audiovisual product, from original idea to final cut.


Driven by 47 directors’ associations with members from 35 countries, we speak for more than 20.000 European screen directors, representing their cultural, creative and economic interests at national and European level.


Through four decades of experience, with a broad membership base, presence and standing in Brussels, FERA has prompted EU politicians and decision-makers to take into account the director’s point of view when drafting support schemes and legislation that affect the EU audiovisual industry.

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