Public Performance Rights (PPR) are the legal right to publicly show a film.
Do I Need To Obtain Public Performance Rights?
**See Title 17, Section 110 of the US Code for more information on the face-to-face teaching exemption.
How to obtain Public Performance Rights?
Many of the films in the UNT Media Library already include PPR. To identify these films, search the UNT Library Catalog for the keywords "Public Performance Rights Included".
PPR can be obtained directly from the copyright holders or from a company assigned to handle these rights. Many features films use the following companies to manage PPR:
- Swank Motion Pictures.
- Criterion Pictures USA.
- Janus Films.
- Fox In Flight.
- New Yorker Films.
- Kino Lorber.