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UNIC welcomes the European Parliament vote on the Copyright Directive

Following the plenary vote in the European Parliament on the Directive for Copyright in the Digital Single Market on 12 September, UNIC would like to welcome the outcome and thank the Parliament for supporting Europe's cultural and creative sectors.

We believe that the Directive will go a long way towards establishing a proper level playing-field and ensuring the continued success and prosperity of Europe's cultural and creative sectors to the benefit of its audiences and citizens alike.  

As we now head into Trilogues, UNIC will continue to closely monitor negotiations to ensure that an agreement on a strong text is reached. 

Joint statement supporting the Creative Europe MEDIA Programme

Alongside organisations working across the European audiovisual sector and in light of ongoing discussions...

UNIC: festivals should only consider films intended for theatrical release

UNIC weighs in on Netflix/festivals debate, says theatrical is “vital for audiences”.

Full theatrical release vital for audiences says UNIC

UNIC added its own voice to those seeking to ensure that films selected for competition at leading film...