The war on piracy can be a scary thing, especially if youíre a creative caught between the front lines. Hollywood would love to rid the world of file-sharing. Your audience, on the other hand, seems to consist mostly of pirates that download movies for free, watch unauthorized clips on YouTube and subscribe to Netflix just to make use of their DVD burner.

So how do filmmakers react? Well, some of them have started to embrace piracy and published their own works on sites like The Pirate Bay. Their motivations vary: Some just want to give back to their fans, others donít like the studio system, and some never would have gotten distribution in the first place. The result, however, is always the same: free movies! For details and download links, read on. Continue reading on

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