Marymount Manhattan College students Billy Shields and Stuart Kiczek re-purpose old copyright black-and-white footage to illustrate a more modern point about how consumers can cut down on expenses by filtering their own tap water at home instead of purchasing bottled water. They use only enough of the third party images as necessary in order to give the rest of the footage the feel of a much older film.
Category 1: Employing Copyrighted Material as the Object of Social, Political or Cultural Critique
This class of uses involves situations in which documentarians engage in media critique, whether of text, image or sound works. In these cases, documentrarians hold the specific copyrighted work up for analysis.