Terms and conditions

Website edited on behalf of SACEM (Société des auteurs, compositeurs et éditeurs de musique / Society of authors, composers and publishers of music).

Sacem – Société des auteurs, compositeurs et éditeurs de musique
Civil society with variable capital registered in the Trade and Company register of Nanterre under number 775 675 739
Head office:
225 Avenue Charles de Gaulle
92528 – Neuilly-sur-Seine Cedex – France
Tel. : +33 (0)1 47 15 47 15

Mr Jean-Noël TRONC (CEO of SACEM)
225 Avenue Charles de Gaulle
92528 – Neuilly-sur-Seine – France

SIGMA Informatique
3 rue Newton
BP 4127
44241 La Chapelle-sur-Erdre – France

Website created by TempoPub.

General Terms and Conditions of Use of the Franco-American Cultural Fund website

The purpose of the present Terms and Conditions is to define how this website is to be used. You agree to use the website in accordance with the laws in force, with public order and with good conduct and to respect the present Terms and Conditions of Use. You must therefore read them and consult them regularly as they are likely to be updated. CContinuing to use the site after modifications have been published implies that you accept said modifications.

1. Purpose
This website presents the actions of the FACF* (the “Franco-American Cultural Fund” or “Fonds Culturel Franco-Américain” in French).
* The FACF was created in 1996 at the initiative of SACEM. It is a unique joint project between the Société des Auteurs, Compositeurs et Editeurs de Musique (SACEM) and the two American guilds: the Directors Guild of America (DGA) and the Motion Picture Association (MPA), subsequently joined by the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW). The FACF is funded by Private Copy in France. Its mission is to foster cultural exchanges between France and the United States focusing on their shared passion for creation in the fields of film and television.
The FACF implements actions that promote French film, encourage links with American distributors, and facilitate access to the North American market for the many French film makers and producers.

2. Cookies
You are advised that one or more cookies may automatically be installed on your computer when you visit the website in order to record certain information about your visit (pages visited, date and time of visit, etc.). Cookies are used exclusively to optimise your browsing experience on the website.
You can refuse cookies. To do so, configure your computer (in function of your browser -Internet Explorer, Mozilla, Chrome, etc.). All browser providers explain on their website how you can configure your computer so as not to receive cookies.

3. Intellectual Property
All pieces of content (text, video, sound, image, photo, software, logo, etc.) published on the FACF website are protected in accordance with measures in French law and international conventions relating to Intellectual Property.
Under reserve of measures in articles L.122-5, L.211-3 and L.342-3 of Intellectual Property Law, reproducing and/or communicating all or part of the website’s content to the public is subject to prior authorization.
Furthermore, reproducing the brands and logos present on this website without authorization constitutes fraud and is liable to penalty. The offender is liable to civil and penal sanctions including the penalties provided for in articles L.335-2 and L.343-1 of Intellectual Property Law.

4. Hypertext links

4.1 Hypertext links to the FACF website
A hypertext link to the FACF website is created under the sole responsibility of the individual who creates the link and does not engage the liability of the website publisher. The latter reserves the right to request that such a link be withdrawn, notably when the site hosting the link infringes authors’ rights or is damaging to the reputation of the FACF or that of its partners.

4.2 Hypertext links from the FACF website to other websites
The FACF website contains hypertext links to other websites that are beyond its control. Such websites are likely to be modified, updated or removed at any time by their publisher under the latter’s responsibility. The publisher of the present website shall not be held liable for the content, adverts, goods or services available on external sites or sources accessible via a hypertext link from its website.

5. Liability
The information provided on the FACF website stems from sources reputed to be reliable. However, the site publisher cannot guarantee that data is accurate or relevant. You alone are responsible for using information provided on the website properly, discerningly and wisely.
The website publisher is free to modify site content at any time without prior notice.
You will refrain from forwarding any unsolicited advertising or promotional material (spam) and any content containing a computer virus.
The website publisher shall not be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from use of the FACF website or from being unable to use all or part of the website due notably to technical maintenance operations or any type of technical incident whatsoever.

6. Modifications to the General Terms and Conditions of Use
The website publisher reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions and legal details of the present General Terms and Conditions of Use at any time.