TITLE

Still in directors' chair

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/26/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 59, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Directors Guild of America (DGA) has re-elected film director Michael Apted as its president during the organization's convention in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. Duration of the term; Statement of Apted regarding his a attempt to work with other elected officers and DGA staff; Actions taken by Apted on the issues of piracy, runaway production and opposing attempts by software companies to sanitize DVD releases of films without permission from directors.
ACCESSION #
18405805

 

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