This website is a database of downloadable material which is accessed immediately upon completed registration by a new subscriber. We expect the material to be read, downloaded, and shared by it’s members in a reasonable manner. Due to the volume of material and the nature of it’s access, NO REFUNDS ARE GRANTED ONCE PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECEIVED.
Permission for Use (General)
YOU CAN USE any of our MockSides scenes, sides, and general content for purposes of education and demonstration, including live performances.
We allow for reasonable tweaks and modifications of our scenes and sides as long as CREDIT IS GIVEN to the writers.
YOU CANNOT USE any of our MockSides scenes, sides, or content for commercial profit. Neither can you develop, re-write, or extend any of these scenes or sides for commercial publication (such as television series, feature films, stage plays, or new media videos)
Terms Of Service Agreement (Members)
By accessing and using the MockSides Membership pages of this website, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms and provision of this agreement. In addition, when using this website’s particular services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services, which may be posted and modified from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms Of Service. The user is responsible for reviewing any and all updated information.
ANY PARTICIPATION IN THIS SITE WILL CONSTITUTE ACCEPTANCE OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE ABOVE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE.
Intended Use of Content:
MockSides Membership pages and its components are offered for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only; this site shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness or availability of any information transmitted or made available via the site, and shall not be responsible or liable for any error or omissions in that information, including the content conveyed within the downloadable files and educational videos.
Interpretation/Representation of Fictional Content
All materials available for download (PDFs) are considered works of fictional writing, and the stories, all names, characters, and incidents portrayed in these materials are fictitious. No identification with actual persons, places, buildings, and products is intended or should be inferred. All user of this website agree to honor the written material provided in the downloadable files (scenes, sides, scripts) and NOT change, rewrite, add, or extend, the written dialogue which would result in any significant changes to the intended storyline, when performing in front of a live audience or in the recording of it’s content for film or video. Users and members of this website may make only minor changes in phrasing or verbiage of the script’s dialogue for the purpose of adapting to user’s culture or native language.
Minors (under the age of 18) and Sensitive Materials
Some of the downloadable materials, such as scripts, scenes, and sides, may contain adult language and mature content, including character’s dialogue and the scene’s narrative descriptions of illegal, sexually implicit/explicit, or controversial activity and subject matter. Users and members of the MockSides website are responsible for the screening and review of any the content of downloadable material that may be read by, or distributed to, readers under the age of 18. Neither the MockSides administrators nor contributing writers, are to be held responsible for unintended viewing, reading, or performance of material by any users or audience who may take objectionable offense to its content.
Use of Fiction Content: Permissions
Educational Use: YOU HAVE PERMISSION to use these scripts for acting classes & workshops, general auditions, audition workshops, school entry auditions, school scholarship auditions, personal practice, and school related competitions.
Live Performances: YOU HAVE PERMISSION to use these scripts for any live performances or showcases where an admission is charged as long as writers are given credit in printed publication (programs, flyers, or and/or bulletins).
Film or Video Productions: YOU HAVE PERMISSION to film or videotape a performance of these scripts for the purpose of demonstration (demo reel or show reel) as long as the writer’s names appear in the film/video credits in the finished production.
Expansion/Development/Film Festivals: YOU MUST OBTAIN expressed written permission from the MockSides administrators (writers David Dalton & Chad Schnackel) to expand or develop any of these scripts into a short film, feature, or any sort of episodic series for commercial use or for entries into film festivals and competitions where a monetary award or prize is offered, in which case, monetary compensation may be required by the writers.
NOTE: Most film festival organizations and their sponsors may not even allow a produced video/film of this script to be entered, since there may already be produced versions of this script by others, making it an “unoriginal film”. We recommend you commission the writers of this script to create original content for your use only.
Any personal information obtained in the processing of your subscription membership, such as names, addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers, will not be sold or given away to any third parties, and will be kept as secure as possible by the MockSides administrators. MockSides is NOT responsible or liable for any breach in, or abuse of, credit card information processed by its third party payment systems. Users and members are responsible for updating their membership account information.
*Note: Please use the same email address in your sign-up as the one you would use for payment processing. Your email information is key to investigating any complaints or resolving issues.
Cancellation and Renewal of Subscriptions
MockSides website administrators do not set any of their membership subscriptions for automatic renewals, therefore, all MockSides users and members are responsible for their own subscription renewals and cancellations. Although MockSides website administrators will send automatic email notifications of credit card expirations, subscription expirations or cancellations, they are not responsible for any failures in notifications caused by incorrect email information provided by users or the failure of third-party mail systems.