What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are sent and stored on your terminal (computer, laptop, smartphone, PDA) by the web pages you visit. Cookies are stored in the files directory of your browser. Each time you revisit a web page, your browser re-sends the cookies to the web page in order to re-identify your device and improve the user experience of subsequent visits to the web page.
What types of cookies are there?
Cookies are mainly divided into the following categories:
First-party cookies: First-party cookies are cookies used by web pages visited by users, ie by FILMBASE when you visit a FILMBASE web page.
Third-Party Cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies that are used by a different domain than the webpage the user visits.
Session Cookies: Session cookies are only active during browser activity. They allow all combinations of user actions that occur during a browser session. Session Cookies are also deleted when the browser is closed.
Persistent Cookies: Persistent cookies exist even after the browser session ends. Reactive each time you visit the web page from which the cookie came from. It will be kept on the terminal's hard drive for an extended period of time. The general validity period of such persistent cookies varies from a few days to several years.
Which types of cookies are used for which purposes of FILMBASE?
FILMBASE uses session cookies, persistent cookies, first-party cookies and third-party cookies.
FILMBASE uses the following types of cookies for the following purposes:
Performance/Analysis: FILMBASE collects information about how you use the web pages, such as which pages you visit frequently and what errors may occur there. These situational analyses help us understand how effective the content provided is and can continuously improve the performance of our pages.
Which cookies specifically do we use on our web pages?
How can I modify this cookie setting or withdraw permission?
Your browser can modify cookie settings. Browser cookies are generally set in the browser "Options", "Tools" or "Preferences" menu. You can also check your browser's Help menu. Different browsers may use different mechanisms to disable cookies.