SOLM087 The Business of Film (Sem 3)
This module deals with intellectual property and the international film industries, including the transformative environment of digital technology and user-generated content, through a consideration of protection and commercialisation in key jurisdictions and markets. Topics include the development of a film prospectus, ancillary rights, financing and alternative funding (including crowdfunding models and fan-based theories), development and production, distribution, merchandising and co-branding, film franchises and adaptations, censorship, titles and credits, cast and performers.
- Commercial and Corporate Law LLM
- Intellectual Property Law LLM
- Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law LLM
Mode of Assessment
3,000-4,000 word essay