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Illegal film streaming links nearly treble during lockdown period

The COVID-19 crisis has changed the way we work, communicate, shop and spend our free time. With vast numbers of people around the world staying at home, life has driven us all online; enormously impacting businesses and customers in countless sectors. FACT has been protecting the rights, content and interests of the film, television and … Continued

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Vigilant cinema staff recognised for taking action against cammers as double rewards period launches

A further 11 vigilant staff members from cinemas across the UK have been recognised for successfully intervening to prevent the illegal recording, or ‘camming’, of films under the Film Distributors’ Association (FDA) and Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT) on-going rewards programme. The programme provides cash rewards to cinema employees who identify individuals illegally recording a … Continued

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Vigilant cinema staff recognised for taking action against cammers

A further 9 vigilant staff members from cinemas across the UK have been recognised today for successfully intervening to prevent the illegal recording, or ‘camming’, of films under the Film Distributors’ Association (FDA) and Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT) on-going Take Action reward programme. The programme provides thousands of pounds of cash rewards to cinema … Continued

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CINEMA STAFF REWARDED FOR PROTECTING FILMS

Cash rewards of thousands of pounds have been presented to 15 staff members from cinemas across the UK who intervened successfully to prevent illegal recordings of films including Gravity, Captain Phillips, Rush, One Direction: This Is Us, Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa and Monsters University.   The 15 vigilant staff members were active in 12 separate … Continued

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UK Cinema staff rewarded for keeping films safe

Cash rewards of thousands of pounds have been presented to 13 staff members from cinemas across the UK who intervened successfully to prevent illegal recordings of films including SKYFALL, TED, THE DARK KNIGHT RISES and THE HOBBIT. The 13 vigilant staff members were active in 12 separate incidents in UK cinemas during the autumn/winter season, … Continued