Craig Baldwin (Spectres of the Spectrum) presents an energized discourse on copyright infringement, fair use and culture jamming, via a montage of interviews, music and stock footage stemming from the infamous Negativland-U2 case. Phone pranking, billboard alteration, media hoaxing and the digitalization of intellectual property are examined in the light of the law during a period of rapid artistic and technological change.
- NTSC Region 1
- Includes bonus shorts (The World of Survival (Phil Patiris) and Boosterism (Eric Salter)
- Booklet featuring Jesse Lerner’s essay “At Play in the Media Scrapheap