In 2014, nearly 600 pirate sites generated an estimated $209 million in revenue from advertising alone – a significant portion coming from major brands. From Amazon to Zappos and hundreds in between, brands that have become trusted, household names around the world are also some of the biggest contributors of... Read more

Study shows advertising is a key source of funding for 88% of the top 250 most popular pirate sites in the European Union. Since advertising leaders created the initiative in June 2014, CreativeFuture has been closely following the industry’s efforts to bring greater accountability to the advertising ecosystem, including preventing the... Read more

CreativeFuture chatted with Tim League, Founder of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Rolling Roadshow, Drafthouse Films, & Fantastic Fest at SXSW. At the SXSW festival in Austin last month, CreativeFuture chatted with Tim League, Founder of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Rolling Roadshow, Drafthouse Films, and Fantastic Fest. On How He Landed... Read more

CreativeFuture hosts a series of “Tea Talks” on the challenges and opportunities facing storytellers in the digital age, featuring leading filmmakers and creative experts. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2015 MONDAY:  CreativeFuture Hosts “Tea Talks” at Tribeca Film Festival Spring Studios NEW YORK – At the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, CreativeFuture... Read more

With technology evolving at lightning speed, so are the ways we can legally consume creative content. With technology evolving at lightning speed, so are the ways we can legally consume creative content. Today, a roster of highly regarded film industry veterans gathered at SXSW for a “Meet the Game Changers”... Read more

Copyright Alliance and CreativeFuture join forces and send letters to Congress signed by over 1,500 creatives affirming core copyright principles. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 10, 2015 CONTACT: Cecile Remington, Copyright Alliance: cremington@copyrightalliance.org 202-540-2243 Chris Ortman, CreativeFuture: chris.ortman@creativefuture.org 323-591-3002 WASHINGTON, DC and LOS ANGELES, CA – As the 114th Congress continues... Read more

CreativeFuture congratulates Daniel Marti on his U.S. Senate confirmation as Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC). CreativeFuture Executive Director Ruth Vitale made the following statement on the U.S. Senate confirmation of Daniel Marti as Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC). “CreativeFuture congratulates Daniel Marti on his confirmation today to serve as the next Intellectual Property... Read more

CreativeFuture’s “Meet the Creative Game Changers,” is a SXSW panel about creating and distributing groundbreaking content in today’s digital marketplace. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2015 AUSTIN – CreativeFuture today announced that its panel, “Meet the Creative Game Changers,” was selected by SXSW. The panel consists of a roster of... Read more

The Horizon Award was created to celebrate and provide mentorship opportunities for talented, up-and-coming female filmmakers. The Horizon Award was created to celebrate and provide mentorship opportunities for talented, up-and-coming female filmmakers. At the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, the inaugural Horizon Award was presented to Verónica Ortiz-Calderón. Ortiz-Calderón, a Syracuse... Read more