These are legal documents which contain statements that explains all the ways in gathering, using, disclosing, and managing a client’s data. It can be personal information such as name, date of birth, marital status, address, contact information, valid ID and expiry date, credit record, financial records, health history, places traveled, and intention to earn goods and services.
Back in 1968, the Council of Europe started an investigation about the effects and potential harm of technology to human rights. The ability of the computer technology to link and transmit information which was not possible before, was recognized as a threat for privacy.
A year later, another group of people, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) pursued an examination about the effects of one’s personal information leaving the country.
Before going to an audition or casting calls, you are required to submit a resume which includes personal information such as name, email address, phone number, current address, and other relevant information needed by the casting crew such as skills and background in acting.
Those information were kept confidential. The primary reason why they need it is to create a shortlist of actors and actresses for the role.