27th Oct 2021
October 2021 Insight Report
Sessions: Akua Gyamfi (Founder and Managing Director, British Blacklist) on the re-launch of the British Blacklist black | listed Database of Black Creatives; Ben Keen (Consultant, British Screen Forum) on the financing of British Film; Amelia Knott (Lead Researcher, TV Industry Human Rights Forum) on human rights and labour practices in television production; and Jon Thoday (Joint Managing Director, Avalon Television) and Derek McClean (Managing Director, Bandicoot TV) on successful television formats
25th Aug 2021
British Screen Forum to IPO Consultation on Future Regime for Exhaustion of IP rights
British Screen Forum submitted a response to the IPO on the UK’s future regime for exhaustion of IP rights
10th Aug 2021
Members Briefing: Copyright Update August 2021
British Screen Forum has published a confidential briefing on copyright as part of an occasional series. It aims to inform, but does not constitute legal advice. Anyone intending to take action in relation to the issues discussed should consult a lawyer.
26th Jul 2021
July 2021 Insight Report
Sessions: Chris Rice (Co-President, Endeavor Content) on the role of Endeavor Content in the screen sectors, its business model, and its future; Susanna White (Film Director and Director, TIME’S UP UK) and Karen Baxter (Partner, Lewis Silkin) on workplace issues highlighted by the TIME’S UP movement; and Claire Enders (Founder, Enders Analysis) and Dame Heather Rabbatts DBE (Founder, Women’s Sports Group) on the current state of sports rights and their future in live broadcast and the recent boom in rights deals for women’s sports and how this is advancing the global rise of women’s sport.
11th Jun 2021
Copyright Briefing on Article 17 – June 2021
British Screen Forum has published a confidential briefing on Article 17 of the EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (DSMD). It aims to inform, but does not constitute legal advice. Anyone
intending to take action in relation to the issues discussed should consult a lawyer.
3rd Jun 2021
British Screen Forum Response to HM Treasury and HMRC Consultation on R&D Tax Reliefs
British Screen Forum submitted a response to the HM Treasury and HMRC Consultation on R&D Tax Reliefs