WGA turns up volume on DVD resids from TV

McNary, Dave
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 31, p4
Trade Publication
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.


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