Quick screener fix nixed

Rooney, David
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/1/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 40, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on a preliminary hearing on the lawsuit filed by coalition of independent filmmakers seeking a court order to force the Motion Picture Association of America to lift the ban on distribution of 'for your consideration' screeners in time to impact the 2003 awards season. Judge's criticism of the plaintiffs for waiting almost two months since the ban was announced before initiating legal action.


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