Explore the origins of sampling culture in hip-hop music, copyright law, creativity, and technological change through curriculum and supporting film modules from the dynamic documentary Copyright Criminals.
We’re proud to support ITVS’s national Community Cinema screenings of the acclaimed documentary Reel Injun, coming to over 75 cities across the U.S. in October 2010. About Reel Injun: On the Trail of the Hollywood Indian by Neil Diamond: Kemosabe? Loincloths, fringed pants, and feather headdresses? Heap big stereotypes. REEL INJUN is an entertaining trip [...]
Can You Own a Sound? This provocative question is raised in a new resource from Community Classroom: Four lesson plans and film modules for Copyright Criminals, a dynamic documentary from Independent Lens that explores the origins of sampling culture in hip-hop music, copyright, creativity, and technological change. This curriculum is an invaluable tool for teachers [...]