ADAL Featured 4 FESAAL Latin America and the Caribbean News

Brazilian victory: Audiovisual Directors start collecting author’s rights

DBCA (Brazilian Film and Audiovisual Directors) announces to companies who broadcast Brazilian audiovisual content (terrestrial television, via subscription and streaming services), that author’s rights shall be payable very time an audiovisual work is broadcast publicly on any platform, under the current Author’s Rights Act.

ADAL ALGyD Latin America and the Caribbean News NEWS

Brazilian AUDIOVISUAL societies have obtained their habilitation on behalf of the Government, to collect and distribute their authors´ rights.

After a long road in the defence of authors’ rights in Brazil, Audiovisual Authors of the DBCA Societies – Brazilian Directors of Cinema and Audiovisual – and GEDAR – Scriptwriters´ Rights´ Management – have obtained the permission to function as management societies in the Brazilian territory this December.