This book helps creators and filmmakers to know which questions to ask, and to recognize when the answers they get sound a little less than trustworthy. In the entertainment business, that can come in handy.
Learn the basics of copyright law to protect yourself as an artist.
A Hollywood screenwriter was unable to convince a judge that Disney stole “Zootopia” from him.
A child development specialist has sued Disney claiming that “Inside Out” is based on her concept, “The Moodsters.”
Lesson: Lying is bad.
Gary Goldman, a screenwriter of “Total Recall,” alleges Disney’s 2016 hit “Zootopia” was based on his own project, also titled “Zootopia.”
A cartoonist’s attempt to defraud Dreamworks has backfired. He faces 25 years in prison after the U.S. government convicted him of wire fraud and perjury.
What does an indie artist do when America’s second-largest department store won’t stop stealing your work?
An effort to organize the artists at Burbank, California-based Stoopid Buddy Stoodios has gained momentum in recent weeks.
Disney and its subsidiaries like Pixar and Lucasfilm are the only companies who are still fighting artists.