Motion Picture Companies
There are several forms of piracy including Internet piracy, DVD copying and distribution
of discs, broadcasts, public performances, illegal sales and theatrical camcording.
Downloading movies without the authorization of copyright holders is a growing international
phenomenon, and it has serious consequences
ALL forms of piracy are illegal and carry serious legal consequences
Manufacturing, selling or distributing motion pictures or television programs without
the consent of the copyright owner is illegal. There are a growing number
of legal ways to download movies from the Internet.
People often steal movies on the Internet because they believe they are anonymous
and will not be held responsible for their actions. They are wrong. Illegal distribution
of digital movie files on the Internet is a serious crime, and individuals who engage
in piracy via the Internet can easily be tracked.
Piracy is complete disregard for the law.
Motion Picture Association - Anti Piracy Act
Motion Picture Association of America
Motion Picture Association of Asia Pacific
Motion Picture Association of Canada
Motion Picture Association of Latin America
Motion Picture Association of EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa )