TITLE

D'WORKS DIGS 'SKELETONS'

AUTHOR(S)
LaPorte, Nicole
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/14/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the partnership between Intermedia and DreamWorks on the motion picture production of "Skeletons of the Sahara," in Los Angeles, California. Film adaptation of the nonfiction book about American sailors shipwrecked in 19th-century Africa by Dean H. King; Financial terms of the agreement; Work with studios on co-financing and co-producing projects.
ACCESSION #
12860160

 

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