Terms & Conditions
Films For Change Terms and Conditions of Use
Welcome to Films For Change streaming service. We are an educational enterprise operated by Films For Change, ABN 16038464124, based in Sydney, Australia. In this document,"Films For Change" may also be refferred to as “we”, “us” or “our”. These Terms and Conditions govern your access to and use of Films For Change streaming website. By visiting Films For Change and/or using our Services, you agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.
Eligibility and access
Filmsforchange.stream is a subscription site. In order to access Films For Change and the Services, you will need to sign up as a subscriber to Films For Change. Films For Change does not offer pay-per-view to view single films. The minimum period of access is one month. If a customer purchases a ''Standard Subcription', the subscription will continue on an ongoing basis until the customer cancels their subscription.
Minors may only use the service under the supervision of an adult. You must be at least 13 years of age to subscribe to Films For Change. There is certain content on Films For Change which is restricted to users who are over 15 years of age. Users will be notified of relevant age restrictions prior to being granted access to certain content. Films For Change reserves the right to revoke your access if you are not of a suitable age.
The Films For Change service and any content viewed through the service are for your personal and non-commercial use only and may not be shared with individuals beyond your household. Our site is not for use by educational institutions, classrooms or lecture theatres. During your Films For Change membership we grant you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable right to access the service and view the content. Except for the foregoing, no right, title or interest shall be transferred to you. You agree not to use the service for public exhibition.
Payment of Subscription Fees
Subscribers must pay a membership fee for each month that you continue to subscribe to Films For Change (“Membership Fee”). Our subscription fee includes GST/VAT. We will deduct your subscription fee by the Payment Method in advance of each “Billing Period” on the calendar date which corresponds to the commencement of your paying membership for as long as you are a subcriber of Films For Change. Your “Billing Period” will be monthly and we will deduct your subscription Fee at the commencement of each month. Visit our website, log in, and click 'my account' page to see the commencement date for your next Billing Period. We will continue to deduct the subscriptoin fee by the Payment Method in advance of every Billing Period unless you tell us you wish to cancel your subscription. Information on how to cancel your subscription is below. You acknowledge that the amount billed each Billing Period may vary from period to period for reasons that may include differing amounts due to promotional offers, including gift card redemption and promotional code redemption, changing or adding a plan, and you authorise us to charge your Payment Method for such varying amounts, and exchange rates for customers who's currency is not Australian dollars.
You may cancel your Films For Change subscription at any time, and you will continue to have access to the Films For Change service through to the end of your relevant Billing Period. Please note that we do not provide refunds or credits for any partial subscription periods. To cancel your subsciption, please sign in to our site, then click 'my account' > billing > change plan > cancel membership > then click 'ok'.
Changing your Payment Method
You may edit your Payment Method information by visiting our website and clicking on the "Your Account" link, available at the top of the pages of the Films For Change website. If a payment is not successfully settled due to expiration, insufficient funds, or otherwise, and you do not edit your Payment Method information or cancel your account, you remain responsible for any uncollected amounts and authorise us to deduct any such amounts which are owed to us by the Payment Method. If we are unable to collect your subscription fee or other charges due to us from you, we may suspend your access to Films For Change without giving you notice until payment recommences.
Gift cards may be purchased by our subscribers, or any visitor to our site. They may be used by the person purchasing the gift card, or given to someone else to use to provide access. Once a gift card is redeemed, the access granted by the value of the gift card commences immediately and cannot be paused. When redeeming a gift card, you will be invited to enter your credit card details. This is optional. If you provide your card details when redeeming your gift card, you will be charged if you do not cancel your subscription after the period of access for which the gift card covers has ended. If you do not enter your card details, then no charge will be applied. If you enter your card details but cancel prior to the period of access that the gift card covers, then no charge will be processed.
Changes to Membership Rates
We reserve the right to adjust pricing for our Services or any components of Films For Change in any manner and at any time as we may determine in our sole and absolute discretion. Except as otherwise expressly provided for in these Terms and Conditions, any price changes to the Services, including any changes to Premium Membership rates, will take effect upon 30 days notice to you by email.
You may be entitled to a resupply or refund if there is a major failure of the Services we provide and for compensation for any other loss or damage such failure causes. At any time, and for any reason, we may provide a refund, discount, or other consideration to some or all of our members ("Credits"). The amount and form of such Credits, and the decision to provide them, are at our sole and absolute discretion. The provision of Credits in one instance does not entitle you to Credits in the future for similar instances, nor does it obligate us to provide Credits in the future, under any circumstance. There are no refunds or credits for partially used memberships where the membership has been cancelled prior to the end of the Billing Period; instead, you will be granted continued access to your Premium Membership until the end of the Billing Period.
Differing Subscriptions or Promotions
We may offer a number of subscription plans, including special promotional plans or memberships with differing conditions and limitations. Any materially different terms from those described in these Terms and Conditions will be disclosed at your sign-up or in other communications made available to you. You can find specific details regarding your membership with Films For Change by visiting our website and clicking on the "My account" link. In the event that a promotional membership is offered by a third party in conjunction with the provision of their own products and services, we are not responsible for the products and services provided by such third party. We reserve the right to modify, terminate or otherwise amend our offered membership plans.
When Films For Change may cancel, suspend or restrict your subscription
We may immediately suspend or restrict your use of all or any of Films For Change and/or the Services if:
• We encouter major technical or operational reasons, in which case all subscribers will be informed via email and we will rectify the issue as soon as humanly possible.
• We decide that the content provided on Films For Change may no longer be secure, or is being used in breach of these Terms and Conditions or in a way inconsistent with the requirements of our content partners or licensors; • if any payments you owe to us have not been paid within 30 days of their due date;
• We detect more than two simultaneous sessions being accessed on your account;
• You breach any other terms of these Terms and Conditions; or
• We consider that you have committed or may be committing fraudulent activity against us or against any other person or organisation through yours or their use of Films For Change and the Service.
Intellectual Property Rights
Films For Change owns, or is legally licensed to use, all copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in all material, content or software supplied as part of the Services on Films For Change. We grant you a limited, revocable licence to use such rights solely for the purpose of your access to Films For Change and your personal use of the Services, subject to these Terms and Conditions. You agree that you will not copy, transfer, publish, rent, reproduce, record, transmit, frame, reverse engineer, decrypt, decompile, disassemble, alter or commercially exploit any material or content you obtain from Films For Change.
Nothing in these Terms and Conditions excludes, restricts or modifies any rights that you have under existing laws or regulations and codes, including the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) and fair trading laws. Films For Change’s services provided to you under this these Terms and Conditions come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law set out in Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth). You may be entitled to a resupply or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage it causes.
Subject to your rights under the Australian Consumer Law, or any other law, you acknowledge and agree that you will not hold us, or any of our related entities, licensors or affiliates responsible for:
• any suspension or restriction of Films For Change or any interruption or delay to the Services caused by matters outside our reasonable control;
• any errors, viruses or bugs present in or arising from your use of the Services (that are not directly caused by or attributable to us);
• any incompatibility of Films For Change with any other software, hardware or material on your computer, mobile phone or other device; or
• any damage to your property or your own equipment.
Links to Third Party Sites
Films For Change may present links to third party websites not owned or operated by us, including sites regarding promotions run by third party advertisers. We are not responsible for the availability of these sites or their contents.
Notices and Revisions
If we need to notify you about any changes to these Terms and Conditions or provide you with any notification regarding your membership to Films For Change, we will notify you by electronic communication (including via Films For Change).
We will send notices to you using the contact details you have given us. Please ensure you notify us of any updates, amendments and corrections to your information by updating your contact information on your Films For Change account.
Films For Change and the Services may vary from time to time. We may alter the content, presentation of and/or the facilities available on Films For Change from time to time without giving you notice.
We may also upgrade Films For Change website at any time. You will be advised if there will be a significant interruption to Films For Change streaming site while the site is being updated. We will usually do upgrades at time where very few people are using our site.
We can transfer our rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions to any company, firm or person on the condition that your rights are not affected.
You may not transfer your rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions to anyone else, without our consent.
All or any part of any term of these Terms and Conditions which is found to be unenforceable will be treated as removed and the remaining terms will continue to apply.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia.