Oz producers move to up tax breaks

Groves, Don
March 2005
Variety;3/28/2005, Vol. 398 Issue 6, p11
Trade Publication
Focuses on the blueprint to be presented by the Screen Producers Association of Australia (SPAA) to the Australian government to address the issue of shortage of private investment in films and the reluctance of free-to-air broadcasters to back longform television dramas. Actions to be taken by the government to address the tax break being requested by the SPAA for all forms of digital audio-visual products; Amount of funds requested by the SPAA for the creation of an Australian drama development fund; Impact of the decline in television drama production on sustainability of the feature film sector.


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