SOUTH KOREA: Shrewd shoppers more selective than ever

Frater, Patrick
November 2005
Variety;10/31/2005 Supplement, Vol. 400, p32
Trade Publication
This article reports on the performance of the film distribution business in South Korea during the first half of 2005. The remarkable development of the Korean cinema industry makes Korea look like a golden opportunity for foreign sellers. DVD has never taken off in Korea, and the proliferation of cable and satellite channels has drained the established broadcast nets of ratings and purchasing power.


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