TITLE

European hits often are lost in translation

AUTHOR(S)
Guider, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/10/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 47, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details a report released by British-based Dodona Research which examined the box office results of more than a thousand films released in European countries and the United States. Finding that Hollywood is not yet sure how to address local foreign markets; Europe's failure to sustain a film business or successfully distribute product across borders; Study claim that the structure of the international market is still not well understood by practitioners and investors alike.
ACCESSION #
11702863

 

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