The Society of Audiovisual Authors (SAA) is an association of European Collective Management Societies representing audiovisual authors.
Through its members SAA represents over 120,000 film and television European screenwriters and directors.
SAA Publishes Royalty Distribution booklet
As part of its work on the collective right management directive SAA has published a short booklet looking at how collective rights management organisations work and the rules that apply in different European countries for royalty distributions.
SAA publishes comments on Vitorino Private Copying Report
Recommendations risk undermining the private copying system as a whole by persistently favouring device manufacturers and importers while having devastating effects on weaker parties, such as audiovisual authors, and consumers.