Get permission to use a video clip from an independent videographer with this Video Footage Clearance and Release (TV Program).
- Types of Use. The Clearance and Release Form can be used for news casts, entertainment programs, celebrity spotting, weather channels, music channels, and other programs which use footage from freelance videographers.
- Right to Use. The videographer gives the network or channel the right to broadcast, modify and use all or part of the footage, and to use the videographer’s name in connection with the footage.
- Liability and Indemnification. The videographer assumes all liability that may arise in connection with the footage, and indemnifies the producers and the network against any liability or damages.
- Consents. The videographer is responsible for obtaining the consents of all performers and other persons connected with the video.
This Video Footage Clearance and Release (TV Program) is a downloadable MS Word template and is fully customizable to meet your needs.
VIDEO FOOTAGE CLEARANCE AND RELEASE SUBMITTER: Name of Videographer: Address: City / State (Prov) / Zip (Postal) Code: Phone: Fax: Email: Participation in the submitted Filmmaker _____ Interviewer _____ footage (check all that apply): Persona _____ Musician _____ Other (specify): ____________________________ In return for the opportunity for the video footage more particularly described in Schedule “A” attached hereto (all or any part thereof referred to as “Footage”) to appear on _______________________ [name of program] (the “Program”), I, the undersigned, hereby grant to _________________ [name of channel/network] (the “Network”) and the producers of the Program (the “Producers”) the right to broadcast, publish, reproduce, modify, display and otherwise use the Footage, in whole or in part, and to use my name in connection therewith. I further authorize the Producers to use excerpts of the Footage as used in the Program for the purpose of promoting and publicizing the Program. I hereby represent and warrant that I have the full right and authority to enter into this Agreement and to grant the rights conferred hereunder, and that I hold all ownership rights in and to the Footage (including all copyright thereto) or that I have obtained the written permission of any other party who holds any such rights. I hereby assume all liabilities, damages, penalties, legal fees, costs and expenses that may arise as a result of the illegal use of copyrighted materials in the Footage. I understand that I have the right to terminate this Clearance and revoke the rights granted hereunder by _______ days’ written request to the Producers. I understand and acknowledge that the Producers are under no obligation to use the Footage, in whole or in part, in connection with the Program. I also understand and agree that the Footage submitted to the Producers herewith cannot be returned to me, and that the Producers will destroy any such Footage that they do not use for purposes of the Program. I hereby waive any right that I may have to inspect or approve the finished product or the written copy that might be used in connection with the Program, or to approve the use to which it may be applied. -2- I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Producers, the Network, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns from any liability, loss, claim, lawsuit, proceeding, cost or damage of any nature whatsoever arising from any use of the Footage with respect to the Program. This Clearance and Release shall be binding upon me and upon my heirs, personal representatives and assigns. I have read this Clearanc
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