TITLE

CME unveils bigscreen plans

AUTHOR(S)
Tizard, Will
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Variety;5/16/2005, Vol. 398 Issue 13, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the plan of Central European Media Enterprises (CME) to provide better productions in the motion picture industry. Comment from Michael Garin of CME, on the completion of its partnership with TV Nova; Lessons learned by the company during its troubled years; Views of Pavel Strnad, head of the Audiovisual Producers Assn., on the proposed tax on tickets, video and DVD sales.
ACCESSION #
17057996

 

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