Privacy Policy

This statement covers information about individuals collected on The Film Unit website.

Data automatically collected
We log visitor’s domain and IP address automatically; this information does not identify you as an individual, but only the computer that is being used to view the site. This data is used to see where the site is being used in the world to ensure coverage, and for click stream analysis to help better understand site usage, so that we can improve our service to you. We do not link information automatically logged by such means with personal data about specific individuals.

Collection of personal information
We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are name, telephone number, email address.
The information collected will be used to consider you for employment or to provide you with the information requested by you and to provide information that may be useful to you about The Film Unit’s products and services, and products and services of other companies that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of these services if you wish.

Collection of non-personally identifiable information
We collect anonymous visitor information like IP addresses, browser types, referring pages, pages visited and time spent on the website. We collect this non-personally identifiable information for the following purposes:
To provide anonymous statistical analysis of web page traffic patterns for our website
To administer our website and servers
To allow for auditing of our services by third parties
To improve our website

Anonymous use of cookies
It is our policy to use cookies only for more accurate anonymous traffic analysis and to improve user experience on the site.
Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored on your computer by the server maintaining and operating the site. They do not compromise your privacy or security as they store a randomly generated identifying tag on your computer. The cookie information does not include personal data such as name, age, phone number, email address or mailing address. In addition, we do not link cookies to personal data such as name, age, phone number, email address or mailing address. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to stop cookies being placed on your computer – please refer to your specific Internet browser for instructions.

Combination of browsing information with personal information
We will not combine traffic analysis information with personal information such as name, age, phone number or mailing address.

Use of aggregated data
We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors’ traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell any information about individual users.

Your rights
In addition to the company’s safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies. You can do this by emailing

Policy changes
Any changes to this policy will be posted here.

The Film Unit treats all the data held with the utmost care and security. Any details you give will remain completely confidential.