TITLE

Tem to help stem piracy

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Onfilm;Feb2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on an anti-piracy campaign to be launched by the New Zealand Federation Against Copyright Theft (NZFACT). It says that this campaign, which is fronted by actor Temuera Morrison, will correspond with NZFACT going live with its web site, www.stopmoviepiracy.co.nz and an electronic mail (e-mail) service to report piracy. Based on NZFACT research, piracy costs the New Zealand film industry about $70.8 million.
ACCESSION #
24729144

 

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