IDA is a worldwide audiovisual rights management system and online database

Is IDA for you ?

IDA is an information service tool provided by CISAC and is available to its members. It helps authors societies in the collective management of their Audiovisual repertoire, at an international level.

What is IDA ?

IDA – International Documentation on Audiovisual works is a worldwide audiovisual rights management system and online database that Authors Societies consult to get accurate information on audiovisual works and rights owners. IDA is a non-profit project and database, owned by CISAC (the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers). Overview

What does IDA do ?

The purpose of IDA is to simplify the identification of audiovisual works on an internationally-integrated basis and improve cross-border information exchanges by a local member society.

How to join IDA and take benefit of its community?

IDA is a CISAC tool. As such, you should first :

  • contact CISAC to define the status applicable to your situation


  • Fill in the form below


  • fill in the IPI database


  • you will have to agree to the internal rules and business rules of IDA

And finally,

  • you will benefit from an integration programme to guide you in the use of IDA. You will have a double environment to do your tests and train your teams.

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