Two part Video post: Creative Highs & Constrictive Lows
Untold Stories: Creative Consequences of the Rights Clearance Culture for Documentary Filmmakers
"The problems that documentary filmmakers face in getting and controlling rights for their creative work--and the consequences for cultural creativity--are the focus of this research project funded by the Rockefeller Foundation."
[The online video is a great introduction to the topic, pass it along to the uninformed]
Concrete Ron creates Concrete TV. (Imagine a video Wayne Butane) MA/NSFW/V/FV/AS/DLS/R/TM/C and yet still never hard enough. [...and the Academy Award for best collection of "Press Play" footage goes too...]