Posts Tagged "screenplay"

Copyright for script writers – Don’t copy, just write!

“I could not afford to go to Delhi just to register my script” says Mr. Gopi, a script writer who recently filed a suit against the “Kaththi” director Murugadoss accusing him of stealing his script. I watched this very interesting interview of his where he says that he’s met with the director thrice and had discussed the script with the director’s assistant for years together. When asked if he had given his script prior to the release of the film, he replied in the affirmative and said that he had given a binder which was the script to the assistant. After which, he says his calls were ignored and he was left hanging. After the release of the movie, he had gone and watched it and says that it was based exactly on the script that was given by him.

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