TITLE

Producers say Canuck prod'n facing crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, Brendan
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/30/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 24, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the challenges faced by the Canadian motion picture industry and television broadcasting. Result of shrinking global financing; Reduction of local television dramas; Changes in the operations of production company Alliance Atlantis.
ACCESSION #
12147912

 

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