The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) produces and hosts the Websites http://gdp.nfb.ca
Sites"), which together form a bilingual multimedia documentary ("the
Web documentary") in the form of short films and photo essays, along
with related user-submitted content (text, videos or images).
The Web documentary "GDP – Measuring the human side of the Canadian economic crisis
is a one-year project. It is a collective, ever-changing work that
charts the lives of Canadians during the recession that began in 2008.
User submissions are moderated, and will be judged according to their
relevance vis-a-vis the theme of the site – the Canadian experience of
the current economic crisis. Users can contribute to the Sites in three
ways: by posting a reaction to a video or photo essay; or by posting a
comment on our blog.
The NFB may amend these conditions at any time without prior notice. You should check the "Important Notices" page periodically.
find out all the up-to-date terms and conditions of use of the Sites,
please refer to the "Important Notices" by clicking the following link:http://www.nfb.ca/about/important-notices/
Using participation features
To post comments on the Sites, you must:
- provide the following information:
o full name
o valid e-mail address
- provide the following information on your submission:
o keywords describing your reaction (if applicable)
o file location (if applicable) of images or videos
Comments will be posted in various sections of the Sites and be visible to all visitors.
you click on "Share Content", your comment will be forwarded by e-mail
or any other means (such as twitter or Facebook) to the recipients of
Obligations when posting a reaction
are solely responsible for any comment that you post using the
participation features on the Sites. In this regard, you agree not to :
- violate, whether intentionally or not, any law in force;
- impersonate any person, organization or other third party;
- transmit any defamatory information or information which constitutes an invasion to a third party's privacy;
- advertise for a brand;
- do anything to tarnish the image and/or reputation of the NFB.
To find out your full obligations when using the Sites, please go to the Submissions section on the Important Notices
All reactions submitted using the participation features are moderated before being posted on the Sites.
Site moderators reserve the right to apply the rules set out here and
on the Important Notices page by deleting messages and by excluding
from the Sites, either temporarily or permanently, anyone who
flagrantly or repeatedly and systematically breaks them.
explicitly acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for
any reaction that you post using the Sites’ participation features and
that you hold the NFB harmless from and against any claim that might be
made against it in this regard.
You also acknowledge that you
are responsible for the validity of any links that you include in your
reaction, as well as the content of any sites to which you provide
The moderators’ decisions may not be appealed. The NFB
disclaims any liability for deleting or altering reactions posted using
the Sites’ participation features.Privacy
you intentionally post a comment using the Sites’ participation
features, you acknowledge and agree that it will be visible on the
Sites and that you are aware that it may be harvested by third parties.
Its subsequent use is in no way subject to the control of the NFB,
which disclaims all liability in this regard.