What type of business is it good for?

  • Film producers
  • Film libraries
  • Film distributor
  • ICE producers
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Solution

AXIS Film & Entertainment Insurance

Insurance

We offer coverage to Film businesses including Film Producers, Distributors, Libraries, and Acquisition & Development.

AXIS offers extensive underwriting and claim expertise, including staff attorneys specializing in First Amendment, Privacy, Publicity, Intellectual Property, Errors & Omissions, and Cyber/Data Security and Privacy, with a commitment to the Media space dating back to 1979.

We offer coverage to Film businesses including Film Producers, Distributors, Libraries, and Acquisition & Development.

AXIS offers extensive underwriting and claim expertise, including staff attorneys specializing in First Amendment, Privacy, Publicity, Intellectual Property, Errors & Omissions, and Cyber/Data Security and Privacy, with a commitment to the Media space dating back to 1979.

  • Primary and excess coverage available
  • Admitted coverage available in most states
  • Occurrence policy form (claims made policy available)
  • Coverage for producers, distributors, libraries, and acquisition & development
  • Advertising coverage for publicity and promotion of scheduled productions
  • "Damages" includes punitive and exemplary damages, where allowed by law, including most favorable venue language
  • "Insured" includes subsidiaries, leased or temporary employees 
  • Independent contractors/freelancers furnishing matter or services to the named insured can be covered at the discretion of the named insured
  • "Additional Insured" includes distributors, licensees, exhibitors, bond companies, financiers and loan-out companies
  • No "hammer" clause governing settlement
  • Severability provisions
  • Worldwide coverage (where permissible by law)
  • Primary and excess coverage available
  • Merchandising coverage
  • Prior acts coverage
  • Term of insurance endorsement
  • Title and music coverage
  • Spousal coverage including domestic partners
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  • Film producers
  • Distributors
  • Libraries
  • Acquisition and development

All capabilities (including deductibles, self-insured retentions, limits of liability and minimum premium) are for illustrative purposes only as to products offered by AXIS insurers licensed in the state and not necessarily indicative of the capabilities of any other AXIS company.

Not all insurance coverages or products are available in all states and policy terms may vary based upon individual state requirements. Issuance of coverage is subject to underwriting and coverage depends upon the actual facts of each case and the terms, conditions and exclusions of each individual policy. anyone interested in an insurance policy should request a copy of the policy itself for a description of the scope and limitations of coverage The information on this Website is provided for informational purposes only and is not an offer to sell, or a solicitation to buy, any particular insurance product. No insurance product is offered or will be sold in any state in which such offer or solicitation would be unlawful under the laws of such state. Certain products may be offered by AXIS companies not licensed in your state and therefore may only available through a licensed surplus lines broker. Surplus lines insurers do not generally participate in state guaranty funds and insureds are not protected by such finds, and surplus lines insurers are not always subject to the same insurance regulatory standards applicable to licensed insurance companies.

AXIS Film

AXIS Film

The following claims examples illustrate the types of exposures the film industry can face. Download claims example

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Claims

We go further with claims resolution that puts your client first. Utilizing our highly skilled claims specialists to deliver effective resolution that meets your client’s needs. Focusing on:

  • Quick decision making
  • Championing your needs
  • An honest approach
Learn more about claims