The TV pilot recently won best student film at the Burbank Film Festival. The project attempts to show Skid Row in a more sympathetic light than has been done in the past.
The description of your activities that you have provided, using a 'script' from a popular TV show for research purposes in a machine learning algorithm is allowed within the 'fair use' description of copyright. It is my understanding that the following descriptions place the usage described within 'fair use':
This marks the beginning of MTV’s reality show, The …
Can I use the data of Friends TV show transcript in my thesis for analysis and publish my paper/findings. Does the usage of TV show transcript data for analysis and construction of new script based on the original script come under fair use of exception in US copyright law ? Can you please advise me on how to proceed further.