Interfacing the law @ Cinema Sauvage

@ Cinema Nova

Brussels

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The Festival Mondial des Cinémas Sauvages (World Festival of Wild Cinema) is an open space and an open event traversed by contradictory currents. It aims to bring together films and practices that defy notions of property, authorship or copyright. Sometimes consciously through free licence; often naively, following only their own energies.

In the warming-up event for the festival in Cinema Nova and on it’s way to Public Domain Day, Constant will present the project Interfacing the law as a way to reflect about the parallels and differences between sharing films and books.

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Lecture ·

Interfacing the law

How can the right to access to knowledge be held up against claims of copyright? How can we battle the ’terror of the mind’ produced by the current intellectual property regime? Interfacing the law is an attempt to build a series of platforms, both in the sense of on-line interfaces and of public (...)