Legal Beagle / Disclaimers

Just so there is no confusion on subject of risk and liability

The McMaster 24 Hour Film Festival, and the McMaster 24 Hour Film Festival Gala are fun events aimed at engaging McMaster students, staff, faculty, and alumni to get out there, explore Hamilton, and make something cool. There are some risks and responsibilities you have (to yourself and others) that you should be aware of.

Please read this aloud to your cat (and yourself) and proclaim aloud: "I do understand and move forward with the understanding that:"

In consideration of approval to participate in this McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest, and/or McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala, I and any personal representative, hold harmless, release and forever discharge McMaster University and The Lyons New Media Centre, Science Media Lab (organization), their directors, officers, faculty, staff, students, volunteers, agents, trainees, or employees from any and all actions, causes of actions, including negligence, claims and demands for damages, loss or injury, resulting from or arising out of my participation in the McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest, or/or McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala. I also indemnify and save harmless McMaster University and The Lyons New Media Centre, Science Media Lab (organization) from any and all actions, causes of actions, demands, expenses or losses whatsoever which they may bear as a result of my participation in this event, by reason of damage to any and all property and any and all personal injuries, including death to others or myself. I freely and voluntarily accept and assume all such risks, dangers and hazards and the possibility of personal injury, death, violence, property damage or loss, during all the time of the McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest, and McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala, resulting from the travel arrangements, attendance at McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest, or McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala, and obey all rules set out for the McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest and McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala I accept any responsibility to abide by the laws of the Country, to ensure that I have adequate medical coverage, protect personal possessions and obey all the rules set out for the McMaster 24 Hour Film Fest and McMaster 24 Film Fest Gala.

Buy Tickets for this Year's Festival Gala on Campus!

Where: Togo Salmon Hall (TSH) B128
When: Thursday, March 2nd
Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm

See what great 5 minute films can be made in only 24 hours. Have some friends in the competition? The audience will be determining this years winners - so be sure to bring your friends!