Privacy Policy


Welcome!

Haydenfilms LLC is an independent film production and online distribution company that manages and builds online communities. We are committed to the privacy of all of our visitors and members of our site. This privacy policy comprehensively describes how all of the information we gather is collected, stored, and used.

The Information We Collect and How it is Used

Haydenfilms LLC is the sole owner of the information collected on Haydenfilms.com. If this information will be used for circumstances other than Haydenfilms personal use, it will be disclosed in our policy.

Haydenfilms LLC offers a variety of products and services to our online visitors that do not require any personally identifiable information to be submitted. However, in order to participate in certain events such as, Online Film Festival, Production Board, Crew Database, and Screaming Room, you will be required to register and become a member of Haydenfilms.com.

In order to become a registered member you, are required to submit your contact information (aggregate information such as an email address, a unique user name and password, date of birth. Other personally identifiable information will be required such as, your full name and mailing address). We use this information to contact you about the services on our site in which you have expressed interest.

Our Commitment to Parents and Children

Haydenfilms LLC and the services provided herein are not directed towards children under the age of 13. Protecting the privacy of children is an aspect in which Haydenfilms LLC prides ourselves, and is why we choose not to direct our services towards children. Haydenfilms LLC does not offer registration or services to any individual under the age of 13. At no time will Haydenfilms LLC intentionally collect personal information or demographic information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, you are strongly advised to exit our site, and avoid giving any aggregate information to any Internet web site, without the knowledge and consent of a parent or guardian.

Orders

In order to purchase a product or service from Haydenfilms LLC, you are required to submit contact information such as name, and mailing address. You will also be required to submit information vital to product ordering. The financial information (credit card number and expiration date) you submit to order a product will be secured by Secured Socket Layer Technology (SSL), will remain strictly confidential, and will be used solely for billing procedures. If any problems occur during your ordering process, we will pull your information off file, only to contact you, to make sure you are aware of the misconception.

Film Festival, Contests, and Sweepstakes

Haydenfilms LLC, our partners, and advertisers will sponsor an online film festival, contests, and or sweepstakes. All relevant privacy information for these events will vary, and official rules will be separately posted governing each specific contest. Your active participation in these exciting events is important to us, but in order for you to participate, you are asked to read and agree to abide by the rules and regulations.

Tell-A-Friend

After becoming a FREE member of Haydenfilms.com®, you have the option of using our Tell-A-Friend feature, to inform a friend, family member, peer, or co-worker of our 21st Century strategy for film showcasing! Once you have submitted a name, and e-mail address to our Tell-A-Friend program, we will send a one-time only e-mail directing the recipient to Haydenfilms.com®. The information you submit will not be used for any other purpose, and will be deleted once your request is fulfilled.

Special Offers and Updates

If you are 13 years of age or older, and a member of Haydenfilms.com®, we will occasionally send you e-mails containing information on new services, products, and promotions. You can sign up for these e-mails from us by becoming a member, on our official member registration page. Out of respect for our members, we present you the option not to receive these types of promotions via e-mail. By viewing our "choice and opt-out" section, it will be made clear to you on how you will be able to cancel any such unwanted communications.

Newsletters

Haydenfilms.com® issues exciting monthly Newsletters to keep you up-to-date with the most recent events, latest independent movie releases, and new film products and services. By becoming a member of Haydenfilms.com®, we will use your name and e-mail address to send a Newsletter to you. If you request otherwise, we respect your privacy, and through our "Choice and Opt-Out" offerings, you will not receive these contacts.

Service-related Announcements

Haydenfilms LLC will send you announcements on rare occasions that will be strictly service-related. Example service-related announcements include: email verification during registration, requests for a password reset, important security or server maintenance updates, software updates, upgrades, and new releases, or policy changes. Since these e-mails are not promotional in nature, you are generally not given the opportunity to opt-out of these communications.

Customer Service

Haydenfilms LLC prides itself in exceeding our visitors' and members' wants, needs, and expectations. Since you have become a member of Haydenfilms.com®, we will send you an email welcoming you to our community, and verifying your new password and username. At your request, Haydenfilms LLC will communicate with you through e-mail. We also will respond to your concerns and inquires as efficiently as possible.

Profile

Haydenfilms.com® stores all of the personal, aggregate, and demographic information that we collect through cookies and log files. With this information collected, we will create a profile for you, of your preferences, that will be released to any current or future partners in AGGREGATE FORM ONLY. This information is gathered for the sole purpose of making Haydenfilms.com® a more enjoyable experience for the whole community.

Aggregate Information (non-personally identifiable)

Haydenfilms LLC will share aggregate information (date of birth, sex, and geographic information) with our current or future investors, advertisers, and companies that promote responsible business practices. This is all information that will not reveal your identity, and is strictly non-personally identifiable information, that will give our partners the demographic information they may request.

Personally identifiable information

We do not share any personally identifiable information with any outside parties. Any personal information you willingly enter through our website is open to all visitors of Haydenfilms.com®.

Through our Message Board you will network with industry professionals and your peers, by posting inquiries, resolutions, and comments, in order to help yourself and others succeed in the film industry.

When participating in our Crew Database, you will be required to fill out a short survey including your name, telephone number, e-mail address, and experience within the industry. The Crew Database is to provide filmmakers with specific information they need to find other filmmakers in their area in which to collaborate.

Our Online Production Board is designed for production companies or filmmakers to post their current or up-coming productions. The Haydenfilms.com® Production Board facilitates filmmakers with listings for open calls and auditions.

For submission to our Haydenfilms Online Film Festival, you must fill out our official submission form that contains questions involving personally identifiable information. This information will remain confidentially on file at Haydenfilms LLC, and will not be shared with any third parties.

Haydenfilms LLC does not provide our partners, investors, or advertisers, with any exposure to your personal information, only aggregate statistics. Haydenfilms LLC strongly advises third party investors, advertisers, and partners to respect the policies we have created to protect our Members and visitors.

Unfortunately, we cannot monitor the use of the personal information users have submitted to Haydenfilms.com®. We cannot be held responsible for our third parties actions, which may include viewing our site and obtaining personal information that you have willingly disclosed.

Agents

Haydenfilms LLC uses outside companies to handle orders, and you will be billed for your services or goods through a credit card processing company. The companies we partner with will use the personally identifiable information you submit for ordering purposes and we advise you to review our outside party’s privacy policy and terms of use before placing your order. If there is a problem with your billing process, they will contact you.

Legal Disclaimer

Haydenfilms LLC reserves the right to reveal your personally identifiable information, in situations concerning legal matters. If we are positive that the disclosure of any personal information is a necessity in protecting our rights, this information will be disclosed to comply with court proceedings, or legal steps served on our site.

Choice/Opt-out

As mentioned previously, we do not disclose any personally identifiable information to third parties, and you may choose not to receive our unique monthly newsletters, and other promotions you receive via e-mail. By choosing to opt-out of this feature, we will no longer contact you. When purchasing a product through us, you are able to opt-out of future promotional e-mails. You also have the right to opt-out of any personal information you have submitted to Haydenfilms.com® Message Board, Production Board, and Crew Databases. You will be asked to follow the instructions in our Newsletters to opt-out, you can opt out by clicking here, or you can contact us through direct mail at:

Haydenfilms
Attn:
Webmaster
131 E. Main St.
Suite 2
Kutztown Pa 19530

Log Files

Haydenfilms.com®, like most websites, collects information through our site, and is then stored in log files. Some of the information we gather includes browser types, operating systems, Internet protocol (IP) addresses, date and time stamps, Internet service providers (ISP), and referring/exit pages. We use this information to administer the site and services, analyze trends like track user movement, and the broad demographic information we obtain is used strictly in aggregate form.

Cookies

Haydenfilms.com® uses a software technology called "cookies" to collect aggregate information. We will be placing these session-based text files on your computer for record keeping purposes. The information that session ID cookies collect can Not be linked to any personally identifiable information that you submit to our site. Session ID cookies are placed on your computer to make navigation of our site faster. These cookies will disappear when your browser is closed.

Persistent cookies are used to store passwords, and allow us to view patterns in our user’s tracks. These cookies will be attached to your computer for an extended period of time and then they will automatically remove themselves. This technology we place on your computer helps to personalize each visit to our site.

Cookies can be rejected by changing your browser settings, however access to some portions of our site will be unavailable to you.

Links to Other Sites

Haydenfilms.com® contains links to sites that Haydenfilms LLC does not own or operate. We do not assume any responsibility for the actions, content, or privacy practices of third parties. Haydenfilms LLC advises, and encourages you to read the privacy policies of each website you enter.

Message Board (Screaming Room), Crew Database, and Production Board

Haydenfilms LLC will not disclose any non-aggregate information to any outside parties. Haydenfilms.com® offers features such as Message Board, Production Board, and Crew Database, in which Haydenfilms.com® members willingly enter personal information in public areas. Any personal information you post on our site is open for review to all website traffic including members, visitors, and third parties. Unfortunately, we cannot monitor the use of the personal information users readily submit to Haydenfilms.com®. We cannot be held responsible for third parties' actions, which may include viewing our site, obtaining personal information, and sending you unsolicited messages and emails. You hereby extricate, hold Haydenfilms LLC harmless from and against any allegations that relate to such exposure, publication, or sharing.

Access to Personally Identifiable Information

On Haydenfilms.com®, you are able to review, access, and update your personal information by going to our Crew Database and clicking on "Update my Information." If you no longer wish to have our services offered to you, deletion of your information is also possible here. In the event that you desire to deactivate your membership with Haydenfilms LLC, you must cancel by clicking here.

Security

The personal information and security of all Haydenfilms.com® members is very important to us. Password protection systems and industry standard firewalls protect Haydenfilms’ database. Occasionally only individuals that are authorized upgrade our security practices as necessary. Any financial information (credit card number and expiration date) you submit to order a product will be secured by Secured Socket Layer Technology (SSL), will remain strictly confidential, and will be used solely for billing procedures. We aim to use commercial standard means and all of the necessary precautions for the protection of your personal information.

Business Transitions

All Haydenfilms members will be notified through e-mail within 30 days in the event of a business transition (sale or merger). Your personally identifiable information will likely be some of the information transferred during a change in ownership, acquisition by another company, or the sale of any portions of our assets.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

By visiting or using the services on Haydenfilms.com®, you are agreeing to all statements in this document. If you do not agree to our Privacy Policy, we ask that you do not use our services. Haydenfilms LLC has the right to change or remove this privacy statement at our discretion. In the event that we make changes to our policy material, you will be given proper notification through our homepage, as well as notification through e-mail.