Showing Movies

Under an exception in the Copyright Act, instructors may show a movie to students on the premises of the University for educational purposes. There is no requirement to report the movies you show.

Performing a film in public for other purposes requires permission from the rights-holder prior to the event. If you are uncertain in you need permission, contact the Copyright Office for assistance.


Below are links to some relevant resources.

Guide for Student Groups - Showing Movies on Campus

Film Studies - Videos (University of Alberta Libraries)