At War PPR License + DCP Delivery (Public Performance Rights) (En Guerre)

At War PPR License + DCP Delivery (Public Performance Rights) (En Guerre)
Item# At-War-PPR-DCP
$220.00

Product Description

2018 | France | Drama | French with English subtitles| 16:9 | 5.1 Surround | 115 mins
Please indicate if the event is private attendance only or open to the public.


Our standard license for Film Festivals, Governmental Agencies, Universities, Educational Institutions, Conferences, National Non-Profits & For Profit Institutions


This PPR license is meant for a one-time public, non-admission screening events for up to 250 people arranged by governmental agencies, conferences, national non-profits and for-profit institutions. The $195 fee will need to be paid in full before your screening. If the attendance will exceed 250 people, please contact outreach@cinemalibrestudio.com for pricing options.

With this option, no admission can be charged, however you can:
1) accept donations at the event to defray costs or
2) resell copies of the DVD (available for bulk purchase at a significant discount by request).


Format Options:
  • There is an additional $25 charge ($195 license + $25 fee = $220 + shipping & handling).
  • These items must be returned after screening. Penalties will be incurred for failure to return.
  • Send to: Cinema Libre Studios 120 S Victory Blvd, First Floor, Burbank, CA 91502


International Requests: For international distribution rights, screening requests, and film festivals in all other territories, please contact Rich Reiger at rrieger@cinemalibrestudio.com with details and estimated attendance.

Charging Admission: Please contact outreach@cinemalibrestudio.com using subject line: At War – screening inquiry with admission.

Theatre owners/film buyers who wish to book the film should contact Richard Castro, VP, Distribution.

In order to screen AT WAR (or any film), a public performance license (PPR) is required. A PPR is required for any public screening event—including if at your home if invited guests extend beyond your immediate family or what is considered “personal use”--even if you have a DVD or have purchased an On Demand option. Since there is a sizable expense to produce and distribute a film, as well as to administer these programs, screening fees help to allay these costs.


SYNOPSIS: "Whoever fights can lose. Whoever does not fight, has already lost."– Bertolt Brecht

Two years ago, Perrin Industries made an agreement with the workers of their Agen (France) car part supply plant to increase working hours for no additional pay, and remove bonus payments. The sacrifice on the part of the workers, Perrin Industries claimed, would make the plant sustainable and offer job security for the coming five years. Despite reaching a 17 million euros profit for the year, Perrin Industries walked away from their promise of job security and enacted a plant closure after two years of employee sacrifices.

The workers of the Agen plant had put in 470 hours of free labor each over the course of two years, which provided a total of 517,000 hours of free labor (saving over 5 million euros for the company) as a part of the trade for job security. After making such sacrifices, the employees were left with insufficient severance offers and little empathy from management.

Taking to the streets to protest, and initiating a 23-day strike, Laurent Amédéo (Vincent Lindon) and fellow union representatives receive an opportunity to meet with the President’s special adviser who has been tasked with resolving the escalating crisis. The government, who had previously paid state subsidies to Perrin Industries to assist in maintaining their Agen plant, refuse to further intervene after courts ruled in favor of the right of the company to enact the closure.

As the union member employees struggle to unite behind one clear position, parent company Dimke Group presents a united corporate front. Leveraging the power of their refusal to return to work, the employees seek a meeting with the CEO of Dimke Group, who took a salary of 9 million euros the previous year, and oversaw a 25% increase in shareholder dividends.

With no compromise in sight, the employees find an investor to takeover the plant and save their jobs, but fearing the competition, Dimke Group refuse the sale. Running out of ways to display the desperation of his fellow workers, Amédéo takes drastic action.




BONUS FEATURES:
  • Closed Captions
  • Trailer
  • Photo Gallery


Running Time: 115 MINS
Genre: Documentary, Drama
Sound Mix: Stereo, 5.1
Ratio: 16x9, HD
Language: French and English, with English subtitles
Closed Captions: Available
SRP: $19.95
site: AtWarMovie.com