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Pre-existing work
Sometimes a Script is based on a pre-existing work; this may be a literary work, that is to say a novel or a dramatic Work (stage play) or possibly also an existing film (remake). The counterpart to a Pre-existing work is the Adaptation or derivative work.
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Swiss Authors' Rights
Cooperative for Audiovisual Works
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Current: Pre-existing work
Pre-existing work
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Sometimes a Script is based on a pre-existing work; this may be a literary work, that is to say a novel or a dramatic Work (stage play) or possibly also an existing film (remake). The counterpart to a Pre-existing work is the Adaptation or derivative work.
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