TITLE

WGA turns up volume on DVD resids from TV

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 31, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Writers Guild of America West has asked members to take note of the soaring popularity of DVD sales for hit television shows in the U.S. Priorities of the group at upcoming negotiations with film studios and television networks; Request of the actors for the companies to adjust the DVD residuals formula upward; Exploitation of the programs on broadcast and cable television than feature films.
ACCESSION #
12257004

 

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