FILMBASE Cookie Policy

Under current EU legislation, all website operators are obliged to inform their users whether, when and which cookies are used and to obtain their consent for the use of cookies.

Please read the Cookie Policy carefully and understand which cookies we use and what information we collect from our web pages.


This Cookie Policy outlines how FILMBASE uses cookies on its web pages.


Allow Cookies

When visiting a web page, if your browser is set to allow cookies and you continue to use the web page, we consider that you allow FILMBASE to use cookies as described in the FILMBASE Cookie Policy.


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.


In FILMBASE's domain, we use cookies to provide the best user experience, eg to remind us that you have visited our pages and your preferred settings and to navigate between the different pages most efficiently.


FILMBASE uses the following types of cookies for the following purposes:


Mandatory use of cookies: FILMBASE uses mandatory cookies that ensure the proper functioning of the FILMBASE web pages; certain functions of the FILMBASE web pages cannot be provided without these cookies. For example: the use of cookies is mandatory for functions such as shopping carts or safe links/protection areas.


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.


Features and Preferences: FILMBASE uses cookies to reload your preferences such as: language settings, contact preferences, layout settings, etc.


Security: FILMBASE uses cookies to support security mechanisms and identify security-threatening activities on the network.


Which cookies specifically do we use on our web pages?


How can I modify this cookie setting or withdraw permission?


You can withdraw your consent to the use of cookies at any time. To do this, it is necessary to disable or delete cookies.


NOTE: It is possible to continue to visit the FILMBASE web pages even without consent to the use of cookies, however some parts and functions of the FILMBASE web pages may no longer function or function properly without cookies.


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.



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