FILM'S NEW WAVE
- Pooped Out on Piracy. Tapp, Tom // Variety;12/8/2003 VLife Supplement, Vol. 393, p12
Comments on how the U.S. motion picture industry is addressing the problem of piracy. Problems of the industry attributed to piracy; Role of industry insiders in the piracy of films according to Research Lab of AT&T; Business opportunity offered by Internet downloading for motion picture companies.
- Former MPAA chief: 'It is a very complex job'. Block, Alex Ben // Hollywood Reporter;8/4/2010, Vol. 415 Issue 40, p3
An interview with former MPAA chief Dan Glickman is presented. When asked about the challenge he faces as a MPAA chief, he says that overwhelming piracy, coupled with the complexities of new delivery systems arises difficulties. Glickman believes the job requires someone who is willing to work...
- Movie downloading not as simple as music files. Graser, Marc // Variety;12/8/2003, Vol. 393 Issue 4, p13
Deals with the piracy problem in the film and music industry. Difficulties involved in downloading pirated films on the Internet; Result of a BayTSP research on the number of illegal copies of films and music online; Prospect facing the film industry on stopping piracy.
- Media execs: Focus on content, not Net piracy. Oppelaar, Justin // Daily Variety;9/26/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 82, p4
Reports on the recommendation of a study about film and music industries' focus on online piracy. Need for the executives to develop service that will lure consumers away from cyber-thieves; Digital intellectual property; Amount spent by the industries in fighting online piracy.
- Thorsten Schliesche, VP of sales and marketing, Napster Europe. // Music Week;10/30/2010, Issue 43, p12
In this article, the author discusses the effects of music digitization in all aspects of the music industry including the business model which could fill the needs of the consumers, the varying consumer habits, and music piracy.
- STRAIGHT TO DVD. Mukan, Hauwa // Makeshift;Winter2013, Issue 8, p38
The article talks about piracy in Nollywood, the Nigerian motion picture industry, and possible ways to combat it. Topics discussed include the pirated DVD racketing of Hollywood movies and music CDs in Nigeria, challenges faced by the local filmmakers, and the involvement of the Nigerian...
- COPYRIGHT EXTREMOPHILES: DO CREATIVE INDUSTRIES THRIVE OR JUST SURVIVE IN CHINA'S HIGH-PIRACY ENVIRONMENT? Priest, Eric // Harvard Journal of Law & Technology;Spring2014, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p467
The article focuses on various challenges for overcoming the problem of copyright piracy in China. Topics discussed include impact of piracy on the film and music industries in China, role of piracy in the adoption of innovative business models by the Chinese creative industries and role of...
- Nigeria 'Nobody knows tomorrow'. Nwandiko, Emeka // New African;Mar2006, Issue 449, p60
The article discusses the state of the motion picture industry of Nigeria in 2006. Key issues examined include the key features of Nigerian films and how they reflect the social dynamics of the country, the cultural appeal and primary target markets of Nigerian movies and the detrimental impact...
- UNITING TO FIGHT CONTENT THEFT. Ortman, Chris // Boxoffice;Nov2012, Vol. 148 Issue 11, p14
The article reports on the move initiated by Creative America to unite the entertainment community to fight against content theft in the U.S. It reveals that Creative America grassroots organizers are recruiting supporters at film festivals, disseminating educational materials and informing the...