The small selection of out of print movies that are made accessible to customers on the Sunshine Vintage Movies (SVM) website are offered in good faith. SVM respects the intellectual property of others. Many of the movies have not been released officially in the United States and are provided by overseas distributors. The movies offered are provided by what is believed to be reputable distributors. We have been informed that much of the inventory provided to SVM is considered to be in the 'public domain'. It is the understanding of SVM that all content considered in the public domain has entered the public domain because either the copyright was not applied to the work or the copyright has expired. Republishing and repackaging public domain information and other creative works is not copyright infringement. The reason being, if found, repackaged and sold after falling into the public domain status, royalties or copyright fees are not required on that work.
If while visiting the SVM website or after making a purchase you have found that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or you believe that your intellectual property rights have been violated, please submit the following information to us.

  1. A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner(s) of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringed or believed to be the subject of infringing activity;
  4. Please provide information reasonably sufficient to permit SVM to contact you, at least two of the following: A mailing address, a telephone number, and an email address;
  5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Any valid notifications will be honored immediately and the material in question will be removed from the SVM inventory. Please submit your information by E-MAIL, or send by mail to the address at the bottom of the page.