Privacy and Cookie Settings

Managing your cookie preferences

Film Industry Network is committed to providing its users with a high quality reading experience. To do so, we implement a number of tools and data tracking software to help us optimize our website, and ensure that readers are able to navigate our content error free. Our contact forms and payment processors also rely on cookies to understand how users navigate questions and whether fields are filled in or not. We also work with a number of advertisers and provide information on products and deals we feel will support our readers and our members with their careers – whether these be online courses, technology, events or services.

Below you can find out how to disable cookies if you choose to opt out of data tracking, and you are not obligated to have them enabled to view our website, however you may find sections of our site not appearing normally if you choose to block certain cookies. Payment processors and forms may also cease to function normally if you choose to block cookies in your browser. Please review the cookie policies of these companies (listed below) to understand how your data is processed.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a file that is automatically placed on your computer so that we can recognize you as a visitor. This allows us to improve our website experience, provide interactive experiences such as forms and surveys, and helps us to serve you relevant advertising.

You can find out more about how we handle user data in our Privacy and Terms section.

How to disable cookies and tracking in your browser

You can choose to opt out of tracking and analytics by exploring the following resources below and applying the recommendations to block cookies. You may need to be logged into the service in order to access the opt-out features listed – for example, if you wish to block social media websites from tracking the articles you share from our website.

Analytics and behavior tracking

Social media tracking

Video platform tracking

Affiliate networks and 3rd party external website tracking

Payment processors

3rd party affiliates and behavioral advertising

You can review your online cookie management from the listed websites below which will be able to assist you in de-activating cookies from a wide range of advertisers and data tracking scripts in general.

Please note that for UK citizens, EU law and GDPR compliance will continue to apply during the transition period after March 29, 2019, up to and beyond December 2020. This statement will be revised when the end date of the transition period is confirmed by the EU and the UK.

Disabling cookies in browsers

If you wish to disable cookies by default, you can explore the following resources below to adjust the settings in your browser, depending on the device you use.

Understanding online tracking

For further information on data tracking and how cookies work you can visit the two resource articles below which go in-depth on how browser tracking works.

Cookie Policy last updated on 21 November 2018