Screener truce draws new fire

Rooney, David; Dunkley, Cathy
October 2003
Daily Variety;10/27/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 16, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the controversy over the Motion Picture Association of America's screener ban compromise. Reactions from the creative community and film awards organizations; Purpose of the ban; Link of the ban on efforts to control film piracy.


Related Articles

  • MPIA fights pirates.  // Daily Variety;2/13/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 54, p8 

    Reports on the participation of Motion Picture Industry Association on the fight against piracy in Hong Kong, China.

  • Pic piracy fears mount. Meza, Ed // Daily Variety;4/9/2003, Vol. 279 Issue 3, p6 

    Reports on the increase in film piracy in Germany. Percentage of downloaded films from internet sites; Number of films that were burned into compact discs; Age group of those who download or copy films.

  • Vid piracy issue hits PM's door. Rosenberg, Scott // Variety;11/01/99, Vol. 376 Issue 11, p19 

    Reports the surge for pirated video compact discs of motion pictures in Thailand. Information on piracy issues in the country; Comment from Thienchai Pinvises, representative from the Motion Picture Association; Details on the problem posed by the issue to the industry.

  • MPA renews call for piracy war. Boliek, Brooks // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;2/18/2003, Vol. 377 Issue 19, p6 

    Reports on the concerns raised by Music Publishers' Association (MPA), International Intellectual Property Alliance and motion picture industry regarding failure of several countries to fight against piracy. Names of the countries cited by MPA; Estimation for the loss due to piracy in the...

  • Digital bounty too tempting for Australian pirates. Smith, Paul; WHITE, DOMINIC // Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);7/23/2015, p11 

    The article reports on a survey conducted by the research firm Taylor Nelson Sofres Australia which shows that Australian are more likely to illegally download movies than British consumers, resulting in losses for the motion picture industry.

  • Training Film Distributors Unite To Fight Copyright infringement and Film Piracy.  // Training & Development Journal;May78, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p48 

    Highlights a meeting of top film executives in the U.S. addressing the issue of film piracy and video copying. Passage of a copyright law effective January 1, 1978; Criminal aspects of film piracy; Penalties.

  • WORLD NEWS.  // Daily Variety;2/6/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 49, p8 

    Reports the participation of the Motion Picture Industry Association in the campaign against piracy in Hong Kong, China.

  • Hong Kong piracy down, b.o. up. Chung, Winnie // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;02/22/2000, Vol. 361 Issue 45, p45 

    Reports on an increase in box-office receipts for local films in Hong Kong, China, over the lunar new year holidays. Decline in film piracy.

  • a/p. Rosenberg, Scott; George, Sandy // Film Journal International;Aug2002, Vol. 105 Issue 8, p68 

    Discusses issues related to the film industry as of August 2002. Actions taken by Golden Sun Cinemas in Malaysia as an effort to prevent film piracy; Information on a film project proposed by the company AMW International; Condition of the film industry in Australia's stock exchange.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics