FILM PIRACY

  • Mobile application to combat film piracy launched April 7, 2013

    Hyderabad: A mobile phone application that helps combat film piracy designed by Andhra Pradesh Film Chamber of Commerce with the support of the US Consulate General, was launched by US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell on Sunday. The application called 'Indian Movie Cop'(IMC), available as a free download on...
  • Call this number to report film piracy July 30, 2010

    It's been a month since the Alliance Against Copyright Theft (AACT) launched a tollfree number, 18001031919, and it is already a success with people calling up to report film piracy. A few raids were conducted through this medium. This is a firstofitskind initiative for fighting film piracy in India. ...
  • Film piracy funding terror in India: Moser Baer chief November 24, 2009

    Panaji: The film piracy industry in India is worth Rs 1,500 crore and its profits are being used to fund terrorism in the country, a top official of CDDVD manufacturer Moser Baer said on Tuesday. "The piracy industry in India is Rs 1,500 crore and much of it goes to funding...