MINIFLIX PRIVACY POLICY

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. This contains important information about your rights and obligations. This Privacy Policy describes how Miniflix India (“We”, “Our”, “Us” or “Miniflix”) collects, uses and shares your (“Your(s)”, “You”, “User(s)”) information on miniflix.in (the “Website”), mobile applications (the “App”), and television applications (collectively, the “Miniflix Service”). Use of the Miniflix Service is subject to our Terms of Use. Any use of the Miniflix Service by a User shall be governed by this Privacy Policy. By agreeing to use the Miniflix Service, You agree to abide by this Privacy Policy. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

1. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

We collect personal and non-personal information from You to allow You the usage of Our Miniflix Service. Each time You enter or access Our Website (or) App, the non-personal information, such as Your Internet Protocol address(s), the address of the last URL You visited prior to accessing Our Website (or) App, Your browser and platform type, Your browser language and so on may be collected by Us. During voting for the film on Our Website (or) App Your Internet Protocol address(s) is collected by us to avoid fake voting. We may collect Your personal information in various ways, including but not limited to, user information submitted at the time of entering, using or accessing Our Website (or) App, or in connection with any registration for other activities or features offered through Our Miniflix Service. Miniflix will collect Your personally identifiable information only if You voluntarily submit such information to Us. You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, except that it may prevent You from using, accessing or entering the App or certain specific features of the App. Personally identifiable information includes such things as Your name, address, mobile number, company information, area of interest, e-mail address, and so on. We do not store any personal data entered by You during any online payment, such as Your CVV, PIN, password or any information of like nature (collectively called “Financial Data”). If either of us makes any payments to the other party, we may also obtain your payment information, such as bank account numbers and certain identifiable details for refunding and tracking purposes.

WHAT DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION FOR ?

Any of the information We collect from you may be used in the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience and to provide you with customized content and other benefits based on your interests.
  • Your information may also be used for responding to any of Your inquiries, questions, and/or any other requests or to contact You for queries regarding Your submission, subscription and/or membership.
  • To improve our products, services or content and to provide certain users with additional benefits or content.
  • We may use the Users information to analyse the use of the App, and the people visiting and using the App for improving the features of the App. Further, the information provided by You may also be used to help Us in responding to Your requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • We may also share Your information with any third parties including any government departments if the disclosure of such information is required by law or is based on any order by a court of competent jurisdiction.
  • We may use Users’ geographical and location information to analyse Our target audience for Our marketing purposes.
  • Our Website or App may contain links to other websites, which do not fall under the scope of this Privacy Policy. We do not hold any responsibility for the privacy policy of such other websites.
  • To improve customer service
    Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other Miniflix Service feature
  • To send periodic emails. The email address you provide during registration may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your registration, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. By accepting this privacy policy, you agree to receive the aforementioned information from us.
  • To process payments. If we make payments to you, or you make payments to us, we may need to share your payment and certain identifiable details with payment processors or banks.
  • During voting process for the film on Our Website (or) App Your Internet Protocol address(s) is collected by us to avoid fake voting or rigging. Only one vote per device is counted.

2. PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. Despite these efforts, please note that no data transmission or storage can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We want you to feel confident using Miniflix Service but We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.

3. USE OF COOKIES

If You leave a comment on our site You may opt-in to saving Your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for Your convenience so that You do not have to fill in Your details again when You leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If You visit our login page, We will set a temporary cookie to determine if Your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when You close Your browser.

When You log in, We will also set up several cookies to save Your login information and Your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If You select “Remember Me”, Your login will persist for two weeks. If You log out of Your account, the login cookies will be removed. You may reset the cookies to refuse such access by Us. However, in such a case, You may not be able to access some parts or features of Our Website or App.

If You edit or publish an article or post, an additional cookie will be saved in Your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article You just edited. It expires after 1 day.

4. USE OF LOG DATA

Yes. When you use Miniflix Service, whether as a registered or non-registered user, our servers may record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a content (such information to be known as “Log Data”). This Log Data may include information relating to your browser type, content pages of our Miniflix Service that you visit and your internet protocol address.

5. COMMENTS & LIKES

When user leave likes and/or comments on the site We collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the users IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

VOTING

When visitor or logged in user vote/rate for the film on Our Website (or) App Your Internet Protocol address(s) is collected by us to avoid fake votes, bot votes or any kind of rigging. It is to be noted that only one vote per device is counted.

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

If You leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so We can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our Website (if any), We also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website or App administrators can also see and edit that information.

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

If You have an account on this site, or have left comments, You can request that We erase any personal data We hold about You. This does not include any data We are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

6. MEDIA

If You upload images to the website, You should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

7. SECURITY AND CONFIDENTIALITY

We understand and recognize that privacy on the internet is very important. We take all reasonable measures to protect the confidentiality of the information disclosed by You and will not disclose the information on any other mobile applications or website. We provide creation of password-protected accounts, which can be accessed only by You. We advise You to not share Your password with any other person and always log out before closing the browser window.

8. THIRD PARTY DISCLOSURE

We will not disclose any of Your information to any third parties unless We are bound by law to do so. We may however disclose it to Our trusted service providers or suppliers who help Us in providing services to You. We may also release your information when We believe such release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety, or in connection with a corporate sale, merger, acquisition, reorganization, dissolution or similar event. 

9. EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about You, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor Your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking Your interaction with the embedded content if You have an account and are logged in to that website.

Films embedded & featured on Our site remain the intellectual property of their creators. However, by submitting a film, You agree to its publication on Our site and reproduction in other publications produced by Miniflix.

Miniflix showcases the best short films and web series in the world from talented filmmakers today. Filmmakers can submit their films on Our website. Simultaneously Our curation team scouts for best rated short films on the internet.

10. CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

If We decide to change our Privacy Policy, We will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

We will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in Our practices and services. When We post changes to this Privacy Policy, We will revise the date below. We recommend that You check our Privacy Policy from time to time to inform yourself of any changes in this Privacy Policy or any of Our other policies. If You disagree to any of the changes to the Privacy Policy, You shall refrain from using or accessing the Miniflix Service. Your continued use of the Website or App after posting of the revised Privacy Policy shall indicate Your acceptance and acknowledgement of the changes and You will be bound by it.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 10th August 2020.

11. ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY

By using our Miniflix Service, You are agreeing to the terms and conditions included in this Privacy Policy. If You do not agree to this Privacy Policy, You shall not access or use this Website or App.

12. CONTACT

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or Your dealing with Our Website (or) App or any of the features, please click here to contact Us. You can also mail your query at help@miniflix.in.