UNIC policy update 22/06/2018



    12/06: UNIC Annual Report  -   Access the report in full here 

    UNIC is delighted to announce the publication of its 2018 Annual Report, examining key cinema trends across the 37 territories represented by the association.

    18/06: UNIC launched the second edition of Women’s Cinema Leadership Programme – UNIC

    The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC), the European Cinema trade grouping, launched the second edition of its Women’s Cinema Leadership Programme, a 12-month mentoring programme for women in cinema exhibition.

    Global Cinema Federation

    11/06: Global Cinema Federation releases position papers - GCF

    The Global Cinema Federation (GCF) today released five position papers on key areas of concern and interest to cinema operators worldwide.

    EU Copyright Directive

    11/06: Publishers back controversial EU copyright proposals – The Parliament Magazine

    Publishers strongly support the directive, saying it is an attempt to reshape copyright for the internet, in particular rebalancing the relationship between copyright holders and online platforms.

    18/06: Getting closer to the finishing line? – SAA Blog

    MEPs have been exceptionally and forcefully lobbied from all directions on this file. We therefore appreciate the time and effort MEPs, from across the political spectrum, have taken to listen to us and support our call. We trust them to vote this week for the best option for directors and screenwriters to obtain fair and proportionate remuneration for the exploitation of their works online.

    19/06: Copyright: Realities & Myths - ACT

    An overview of Article 13 - what's it about?

    Digital Single Market

    05/06: Mariya Gabriel: The future of Europe and of the world is inevitably digital – The Parliament Magazine

    This Commission is entering the final year of its mandate. Where do you believe progress needs to be made to achieve a genuine digital single market? Three years after its launch, the digital single market is becoming a reality. In total, 29 legislative proposals have been presented by the Commission.

    07/06: Digital Single Market: Updated audiovisual rules – European Commission

    The media landscape has shifted dramatically in less than a decade. Instead of sitting in front of the family TV, millions of Europeans, especially young people, watch content online, on demand and on different mobile devices.