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.film Domain

What is a .film domain?

From a first glance, the .FILM domain tells internet users who you are and what you do. The .FILM domain is being enthusiastically adopted by producers, studios, directors, writers, photographers, technicians, actors, film festivals and associations. .FILM domains are credible and targeted, giving your brand an instant affiliation with the film industry. .FILM domain is a restricted domain, meaning only certain people and groups can register one. All .FILM domain users are verified, which tells the world and future visitors that you are a reliable resource for film content. The .FILM domain is versatile and attention-grabbing, adding a serious boost to your personal and professional brand.

A .FILM domain name is short, professional and memorable helping you improve your search engine rank with keywords directly in the URL. It's no doubt that someone searching for film content online is more likely to click on a link that has the .FILM keyword they were searching for in the domain name and as we know every click on organic search results means dollars saved in paid marketing - and that's a big win!

The future of the internet is new and precise domain names that give customers a taste of your brand before they even visit your website. Establish yourself as an industry leader, enhance your online marketing, and differentiate your brand from the competition with .FILM domain, the namespace dedicated to promoting film content and interactions and transactions that universally support the film industry's success.

How do I buy a .film domain?

Looking to buy a .film domain name? You've come to the right place! , the registry authorized to operate the .film domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .film domains.

  • You can trust 101domain to do it right, because domain names are our specialty.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the .film registration process.
  • Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.

How do I transfer a .film domain?

Transferring your .film domain name is a fast and easy process. Get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below, and our Domain Specialists will help you navigate the process. Every .film domain transfer into 101domain includes an additional year(s) renewal, so you're not losing any time, just saving money and gaining the access to the largest portfolio of extensions in the business and 101domain's powerful domain management system.

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FAQs for .film

What is the registration term allowed for .film domain names?
The minimum term for .film cpr144449003101 domain names is 1 year(s).
How long does it take to register my .film domain name?
The domain registration time frame for .film cpr144449003101 during general availability is 24 Hours.
What are the characters and valid character lengths for .film domain names?
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 1 and a maximum of 63 characters;
  • begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number;
  • use the English character set and may contain letters (i.e., a-z, A-Z),numbers (i.e. 0-9) and dashes (-) or a combination of these;
  • neither begin with, nor cpr144449003101 end with a dash;
  • not contain a dash in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.film); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.film).
Trustee Service for .film

Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.


Trustee service is not available for this extension

How do I host my .film domain name?
101domain.com offers hosting and email service for .film. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.cpr144449003101
Can I transfer out my domain if I’m using your Trustee Service?
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you cpr144449003101 must update ownership according to .film requirements before transfer out can be started.
Can I hide my registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can activate Private Registration cpr144449003101 during the purchase of a new domain.
Grace period for .film domain name?
In accordance with ICANN, Generic Top Level Domains (gTLD) have a 40 day "Grace period" in which a domain name can be renewed without incurring an additional fee. Its important to note however that cpr144449003101 your domain will no longer resolve on the day it expires. After the 40 day grace period, there is a 30 day "Redemption Period" in which you can renew your domain name for an additional $150 USD.
Who is the registry that manages .film domain names?

Motion Picture Domain Registry Pty Ltd manages the registration of domain names with the .film Top Level Domain. You may visit them here: Motion Picture Domain Registry Pty Ltd LLC.

.film Domains Dispute & Policy
Please contact the registry for cpr144449003101 the most current dispute policy

Domain Requirements for .film

Are Individual .film domain registrations allowed? Yes
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .film? Yes
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .film? Yes

Eligibility Requirements

In order to register or renew a domain name the Applicant or Registrant must:

  • be the intended beneficiary of the domain name registration; and
  • satisfy both Criteria A and B, as described in this section.

Criteria A – Member of the Film Industry

  • Actively involved in the Film Industry (e.g. producers, distributors, sales agents, studios, directors, writers, photographers, technicians, actors, press, film festivals, associations); or
  • Provide products or services to the Film Industry (e.g. lawyers, agents, PR and marketing firms, financiers, designers, equipment suppliers, domain registrars, IT and hosting providers).
  • Criteria B – Closely Connected

    The Applicant must be closely connected to the domain name. In line with the TLD’s mission and purpose, all Applicants must be able to demonstrate a close connection with the domain name being registered. By way of example and for the purposes of guidance only, the domain name may be:

    • a name that includes, or is derived from, one or more words of:
      • the Applicant’s organisation or personal name; or
      • a good or service that the Applicant provides;
    • A name for a film title for which the applicant is the rights holder (e.g. screenplay, production or distribution rights); or
    • an event that the Applicant organises; or
    • a profession that the Applicant, or its employees, practice.

    Continuing Eligibility

    Where the Registrant no longer meets the eligibility requirements of the TLD, it must contact its Registrar as soon as possible, and in any case no more than 14 calendar days after it becoming ineligible, request that the domain name be cancelled, locked, placed on hold, transferred or deleted.

    Monitoring and review

    During the lifecycle of the domain name the .FILM registry may take certain steps to substantiate whether a Registrant meets the requirements described in the .FILM policies. They may request that the Registrant provide information to demonstrate compliance and maintain its eligibility. If the registrant is found to not meet the eligibility requirements or the domain name is not consistent with the mission and purpose of .FILM your domain may be cancelled, locked or deleted with no refund given.

    Are some .film domain names restricted? Yes

    Some domain names may be permanently or temporarily reserved or restricted for registry operations, as premium domain names or to comply with ICANN requirements.

    To comply with ICANN requirements, all two-character domains shall be initially reserved, however may be released in the future. In addition reserved names for a) International Olympic Committee, b) International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, and c) Intergovernmental Organizations, for new gTLDs., are not available in accordance with ICANN. The list of these names can be found here.

    Does .film domain have a special use? No
    Other information I need to know about .film? No
    Are there any additional fees for .film? No
    Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .film? No
    Private Registration service available? Yes
    Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No

    How do I renew a .film domain?

    Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .film domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out. That's it!

    We also offer Auto Renew—a great way to keep your domain name up-to-date without having to worry about letting them accidentally expire. Check your Account Settings to find out if you have it enabled.

    Starting @ 109.99 USD / yr

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