Terms and Conditions
The FilmNetwork Ltd ("The Film Network," "we," "TFN" or"us") offers an online video showcasing platform and community through its website located at thefilmnetwork.co.uk (the "TFNSite") via PC, mobile, tablet, iPad and internet connected Televisions(collectively, the "The Film Network Service" or the "TFN service"). By registering with or by using the TFN Service in any way, you accept these Terms of Service("Agreement"), which forms a binding agreement between you and TheFilm Network. If you do not wish to be bound by this Agreement, do not use theTFN Service.
AGE REQUIREMENT: You must be at least 16 years old to use the TFN Service. If you are at least 16, but are still a minor (this depends on where you live), you must have your parent or legal guardian's permission to use the TFN Service. Please have him or her read this Agreement with you.
NOTICE TO PARENTS AND GUARDIANS: By granting yourchild permission to use the TFN Service, you agree to the terms of thisAgreement on behalf of your child. You are responsible for monitoring and supervising your child's use of the TFN Service. If your child is using the TFN Service and is either under 16 or does not have your permission, please contact us immediately so that we can disable his or her access. If you have questions about whether the TFN Service is appropriate for your child, please review our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
WARNING: Even if you are old enough to use the TFN Service and/or have your parents' or guardian's permission, some of the content available within the TFN Service may not be appropriate for you. Some content may contain nudity, profanity, and mature subject matter and is not suitable children. If you are under 18, do not view such content.Close
LICENSE: TFN grants you a limited, non-exclusive license to access and use the TFN Service for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. This includes the right to view content available on the TFN Service. This license is personal to you and may not be assigned or sub-licensed to anyone else.
COMMERCIAL USE: You may not use the TFN Service for commercial purposes unless you are a TFN member, in which case you may use and access the TFN Service for commercial and non-commercial purposes, subject to compliance with the TFN terms and conditions.
RESTRICTIONS: Except as expressly permitted by TFN in writing, you will not reproduce, redistribute, sell, create derivative works from, decompile, reverse engineer,or disassemble the TFN Service. Nor will you take any measures to interfere with or damage the TFN Service. All rights not expressly granted by TFN are reserved.Close
To interact with TFN Service in any way including comment, rate, receive emails or communicate on TFN Service, you must register providing a user name, password and valid email address and other information as required. You must provide complete and accurate registration information to TFN and notify us if your information changes. Registering with TFN does not constitute membership, see Membership.
USER NAME: We encourage you to use your real name. If you are a business, government, or non-profit entity, you must use the actual name of your organization. You may not use someone else's name, a name that violates any third party right, or a name that is obscene or otherwise objectionable.
ACCOUNT SECURITY: You are responsible for all activity that occurs under your account, including any activity by unauthorized users. You must not allow others to use your account. You must safeguard the confidentiality of your password. If you are using a computer that others have access to, you must log out of your account after using the TFN Service. If you become aware of an unauthorized access to your account, you must change your password and notify us immediately at email@example.comClose
To be a member of TFN you must complete the registration process. You must be a registered film owner or connected with film content on the TFN service i.e. there is a link on one or more film pages to your profile. You may join (connect your profile to a film page) as an individual or on behalf of an organization. See TFN Membership guidelines.Close
TERM: This Agreement begins on the date you first use the TFN Service and continues as long as you have an account with us.
ACCOUNT DELETION: You may delete your account at any time. Basic accounts may be deleted from the TFN Service if they remain inactive (i.e. the user fails to log in) for a continuous period of at least six (6) months.
TERMINATION FOR BREACH: TFN may suspend, disable, or delete your account (or any part thereof) or blockor remove any content you submitted if TFN determines that you have violated any provision of this agreement or that your conduct or content would tend to damage TFN's reputation and good will. If TFN deletes your account for the foregoing reasons, you may not re-register for the TFN Service. TFN may block your email address and Internet protocol address to prevent further registration.
EFFECT OF TERMINATION/ACCOUNT DELETION: Upon termination, all licenses granted by TFN will terminate. Sections 6 and 11 through to 16 shall survive termination. In the event of account deletion for any reason, content that you submitted may no longer be available. TFN shall not be responsible for the loss of such content.Close
You may not upload, post, or transmit (collectively, "submit") any video, image, text, audio recording, or other work (collectively, "content") that:'
- Infringes any third party's copyrights or other rights (e.g., trademark, privacy rights, etc.);
- Contains sexually explicit content or pornography (provided, however, that non-sexual nudity is permitted);
- Contains hateful, defamatory, or discriminatory content or incites hatred against any individual or group;
- Exploits minors
- Promotes fraudulent schemes,multi level marketing (MLM) schemes, get rich quick schemes, online gaming and gambling, cash gifting, or any other dubious money-making ventures; or
- Violates any law.
All videos you submit must also comply with our Uploading Guidelines, which are incorporated into this Agreement. If you are a TFN member user, you must comply with our TFN Membership Guidelines.Close
In using the TFNService, you must behave in a civil and respectful manner at all times. Further, you will not:
● Act in a deceptive manner by,among other things, impersonating any person;
● Harass or stalk any other person;
● Harm or exploit minors;
● Distribute "spam";
● Collect information about others; or
● Advertise or solicit others to purchase any product or service within the TFN Site (unless you are an official TFN member or advertiser and have an agreement with TFN).
TFN has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor all conduct on and content submitted to the TFN Service.Close
As between you and TFN, you own the video content ("videos") that you submit to the TFN Service. By submitting a video, you grant TFN and its affiliates a limited, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free license and right to copy, transmit, distribute, publicly perform and display (through all media now known or hereafter created), and make derivative worksfrom your video for the purpose of (i) displaying the video within the TFNService; (ii) displaying the video on third party websites and applicationsthrough a video embed or TFN's API subject to your video privacy choices; (iii)allowing other users to play, download, and embed on third party websites the video, subject to your video privacy choices; (iii) promoting the TFN Service, provided that you have made the video publicly available; and (iv) archiving or preserving the video for disputes,legal proceedings, or investigations.
DURATION OF LICENSES:The above licenses will continue unless and until you remove your videos from the TFN Service, in which case the licenses will terminate within a commercially reasonable period of time. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the license for legal archival/preservation purposes will continue indefinitely. Please note that removed videos may be cached in search engine indices after removal and that TFN has no control over such caching.
Whilst the video itself will be removed, we will maintain the Film Page itself in order to maintain the integrity of links to and from the page.Close
As between you and TFN, you own all non-video content that you submit to the TFN Service. You grant TFN and its affiliates a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license and right to copy, transmit, distribute, publicly perform and display (through all media now known or hereafter created), and make derivative works from your non-video content. In addition, you waive any so-called "moral rights" in your non-video content. You further grant all users of the TFN Service permission to view your non-video content for their personal, non-commercial purposes. If you make suggestions to TFN on improving or adding new features to the TFN Service, TFN shall have the right to use your suggestions without any compensation to you.Close
For each piece ofcontent that you submit (video or non-video), you represent and warrant that: (i) you have the right to submit the content to TFN and grant the licenses set forth above; (ii) TFN will not need to obtain licenses from any third party or pay royalties to any third party; (iii) the content does not infringe any third party's rights, including intellectual property rights and privacy rights; and (iv) the content complies with this agreement and all applicable laws.Close
You will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless TFN and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents, from and against all third party actions that: (i) arise from your activities on the TFN Service; (ii) assert a violation by you of any term of this agreement; or (iii)assert that any content you submitted to TFN violates any law or infringes any third party right, including any intellectual property or privacy right.Close
Rights under these Terms and Conditions only accrue toa person party to this Agreement. Accordingly a person who is not a party to this Agreement shall have norights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce anyterm of this Agreement, but this does not affect any right or remedy of a thirdparty which exists or is available apart from that Act.Close
TFN reserves the right to modify the TFN Service. Youare responsible for providing your own access (e.g. computer, mobile device,Internet connection, etc.) to the TFN Service. TFN has no obligation to screenor monitor any content and does not guarantee that any content available on theTFN Service complies with this Agreement or is suitable for all users.
TFN provides the TFN Service on an "as is"and "as available" basis. You therefore use the TFN Service at yourown risk. TFN expressly disclaims any and all warranties of any kind, whetherexpress or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties ofmerchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, and anyother warranty that might arise under any law. Without limiting the foregoing,TFN makes no representations or warranties:
● That the TFN Service will bepermitted in your jurisdiction;
● That the TFN Service will beuninterrupted or error-free;
● Concerning any content submittedby any member;
● Concerning any third party's useof content that you submit;
● That any content you submit willbe made available on the TFN Service or will be stored by TFN; or
● That the TFN Service will meetyour business or professional needs;
● That TFN will continue to supportany particular feature of the TFN Service.
● Concerning sites and resourcesoutside of the TFN Service, even if linked to from the TFN Service.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any term of, orany right arising pursuant to, this Agreement shall not in any way affect theremaining terms or rights.Close
No variation of this Agreement shall be valid unlessin writing and signed by or on behalf of both partiesClose
These Terms and Conditions, and any non-contractual obligations arising out of them, are governed and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales and any proceedings resulting out of these Terms and Conditions, and any non-contractual obligations arising out of them, shall be held in the Courts of England and Wales.
If The Film Network decides not to exercise or enforce any right that it has against you at a particular time, then this does not prevent TFN from later deciding to exercise or enforce that right.
If any part of the Terms is found to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court or regulator, then, where required, that part shall be deleted from the Terms and the remaining parts of the Terms will continue to be enforceable.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any ofyour rights and obligations in the Terms to any other person.
Any disputes arising out of theTerms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.Close