"We live in the feudalism era of the digital age"
Why does copyright exist? Who is actually affected by piracy?
Why do we feel like criminals when we go online?
Culture has become collaborative and creativity defines the new generation. We have something very important to protect: THE INTERNET, the place where innovation and knowledge (still) run free.
The wide access to information has opened the door to the most basic means of creativity: Remix.
What is copyright supposed to protect in these changing times? Is copying really stealing? Couldn't there be a better way? There might actually be...
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The Internet Is Closing Down (Internetul se închide) is a 15 minute documentary, and the first Romanian project that tackles the intricate relationship between file-sharing and intellectual property. It features some relevant answers from activists in Romania, as well as notes from several other US based activists like Lawrence Lessig, Brad Burham, Clay Shirky and others.
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Everything is a Remix: vimeo.com/14912890
Copyright - Forever Less One Day: http://youtu.be/tk862BbjWx4
Larry Lessig: Laws that choke creativity: http://youtu.be/7Q25-S7jzgs
Internet Piracy, what you ought to know: http://youtu.be/aOtdm-g0DCg
Too Much Copyright: http://youtu.be/rFMl0stqai0
Brad Burnham - The Right to Piracy: http://youtu.be/GzrlI6Ybxxk
Rob Reid: The $8 billion iPod: http://youtu.be/GZadCj8O1-0
RiP: A Remix Manifesto: vimeo.com/8040182
Steal This Film II: http://youtu.be/NGZ-hTBmUyg