Are Individual .film domain registrations allowed?
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .film?
In order to register or renew a domain name the Applicant or Registrant must:
Criteria A – Member of Film Association or Body
The Applicant must be a member of at least one of the associations, bodies or unions listed in the document entitled ‘Associations, Bodies and Unions Eligible for Registration’ which may be updated by us from time to time. The list can be found here.
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:
Where the domain name is the personal name or screen name of a person, such as an actor or actress, such may not be registered without that person’s express consent.
Criteria C – Rights Holder of a Film Title
Where the domain name being applied for is an Exact Match of a film title, then the Applicant must be the rights holder of the applied for film title. Such rights may include:
For the purpose of clarity, a service provider or agent of a film title rights holder shall not be considered eligible for the purposes of this policy.
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.
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?
Other information I need to know about .film?
Are there any additional fees for .film?
Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .film?
WHOIS Privacy service available?
Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees?
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Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.cpr144449003101
Trustee service is not available for this extension
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.cpr144449003101
Is your .film domain registered with 101domain?
Renewing your .film domain is easy if you are already registered with 101domain. You can renew your Media Domains domain name at the current rates, and you can extend the life of your domain. Please check with us regarding renewal proceedures for ccTLDs.Login To Renew Your Domain
No Problem! You can transfer your .film domain name to 101domain before renewing. The process is fast and easy, and you can enjoy the benefit of using our domain management system to manage not only your .film domain name, but all of your domains in one cpr144449003101 place. Use our convenient domain transfer tool to transfer your .film domain and other domains today.
Grace period is 40 days. You can renew your .film domain for cpr144449003101 40 days after expiration.
Auto Renew helps protect you from losing your Media Domains .film domain name registration. If your .film domain name registration is set to Auto Renew, your account will be automatically charged approximately sixty (60) to ninety (90) days prior to cpr144449003101 the end of your term period. If Auto Renew is not set up in your account, you will need to renew your Media Domains .film domain name registration through Account Manager.
Login in your Account. Select your Media Domains .film Domain name and push the button "Renew". You can also select "Auto Renew". The current Domain Renew will be displayed. Please select "Change Auto Renew Settings" and set this on Auto Renew.
Make sure your credit card information is current. Please note Only Account Holders/Primary Contacts cpr144449003101 and Account Administrative Contacts on the account can purchase or renew services for your .film domain name. Account Technical Contacts on the account cannot purchase or renew services.
Redemption period lasts 30 days after grace period. You can renew your .film domain cpr144449003101 for an additional .
You can transfer your .film domain name to 101domain before renewing. The process is fast and easy, and you can enjoy the benefit of using our domain management system to manage not only your .film domain name, but all of your domains in one place.
Your current registrar will provide you with an authorization code (sometimes called a "Transfer Key" or an "EPP Key").
Using this key we can transfer your domain to us. Once the transfer process has begun the Administrative or Registrant contact of your domain will receive an email from us requesting authorization for the transfer. cpr144449003101 Once authorization has been given it will take up to 5 days before the domain transfer has been completed. Please be sure that you can receive emails for the Administrative and Registrant contacts for this domain!
NOTE: Some registries do not participate in the authorization code process or transfers may be manual. If your domain does not have an auth code for transfer, please contact us and we will assist you in the transfer process. 101domain can assist with all transfers no matter what extension you have.
An authorization code is a number that is used to transfer domain names cpr144449003101 between registrars. It is used to ensure that you are the current domain holder.
You will need to get this code from your current registrar. Go to the website cpr144449003101 of the company that currently holds your domain and request the authorization code from them.
Media Domains .film Transfer in – allows you to change from your current domain registrar to a different one; usually during the transfer process one year is added to the domain`s registration period; EPP authorization key (obtainable from the leaving registrar) is required for transferring Media Domains .film domain names.
Be sure your Domain Transfer lock is cpr144449003101 disabled to transfer your Media Domains .film domain to 101domain Inc.
With Domain Transfer Lock, prevent unauthorized domain transfers by locking your Media Domains .film domain. With Domain Transfer Lock turned on you can still perform legal name changes, account consolidation or transfers between accounts.
This Policy was modified by ICANN’s Board of Directors on 7 November 2008 with an Effective Date of 15 March 2009. See modified version of Policy.
A .film domain must also have been registered for more than 60 days before you are allowed to transfer registrars. If, however, your domain happens to be involved in a legal dispute or if you are facing bankruptcy then the transfer of a domain name will not take effect.
Your .film domain transfer of your domain name generally takes at least ten working days to complete - this can be shorter or longer depending on the registrar you choose. The cost of transfer will also vary depending on the registrar. Some registrars may be more willing than others to work out a package deal for you. For example, they might offer to provide you with free domain transfer service if you agree to register your domain with them for a period of more than a year. Again, the deal you score will depend on the registrar and on the amount of time you put into finding a package that is most suited to your needs.
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