Motion Picture Law
|Year of current version:||1996|
|Date of Text (Issued):||August 20, 1996|
|Type of Text:||IP Laws: issued by the Executive|
|Subject Matter:||Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Traditional Cultural Expressions|
|Notes:||This Law aims to promote the emergence of outstanding film artists and film actors and actresses, to modernize and upgrade the standard of Myanmar Motion Picture Business, to facilitate cultural benefit to Myanmar people and to contribute to the preservation of Myanmar cultural heritage. |
Furthermore, the Law prohibits decadent motion picture films which will undermine Myanmar culture and Myanmar traditions and customs.
|WIPO Lex No.:||MM003|