Learn Visual Research and Copyright for Film, Television Programming and Augmented Reality

As a visual researcher for the past 35 years in the documentary film and television industry, Elizabeth Klinck has developed an extensive knowledge around research, rights clearance and copyright for music and film.

She has had the distinct pleasure to work with filmmakers such as Werner Herzog, Jennifer Baichwal, Barry Avrich, and Sarah Polley. She has won 5 Canadian Screen Awards for her work. Elizabeth has been giving workshops at colleges, universities, and film festivals throughout Canada, the United States and Europe for the last 15 years.

Navigate the world of documentary research and clearances and learn the latest on how to obtain, reduce costs and limit risks using stock footage, stills, and licensed music. This workshop is invaluable for all documentary producers, directors, writers, editors and researchers.

Areas of discussion include
  • the current rights marketplace
  • how to find the best sources of visual material (photographs, archival film, graphics, and maps),
  • negotiating terms and rates,
  • inexpensive alternatives to expensive archival footage
  • how to document “due diligence” or best effort
This workshop is recommended for:​
  • Documentary Film Directors
  • Documentary Film producers
  • Film Editors
  • Writers
  • Researchers
Each attendee gets the following
  • E-handouts and "Klinck Links"
  • An opportunty to email Elizabeth with one question about a project after the workshop
  • Refreshments


Skills Category: Technical/Production
Course Start Date: Sep 19, 2018
Course End Date: Sep 19, 2018
Format: In-Person
Venue Name: Toronto Ontario
Address: Imperial Plaza Building - Main Lounge 111 St. Clair Avenue West Toronto, Ontario M4V 1N5
Cost: $95
Course Provider: Elizabeth Klinck
WebSite Address: https://www.elizabethklinck.com/toronto

How to Register:

Please register through Eventbrite:

Wed, September 19, 2018
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM EDT

Contact Info:

Email: elizabeth@elizabethklinck.com


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