TITLE

Lygo: Film4 will help C4

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Steve
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/5/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the confidence of Channel 4 to reintroduce its movies in the web site which is under FilmFour Ltd. distribution on July 23, 2006 in Great Britain. Channel 4 television director Kevin Lygo states that FilmFour is still in charge in the choice of programs for its audience and for its particular schedules. Lygo adds that making FilmFour strong in its operation will strengthen the Channel 4's business in the British film industry.
ACCESSION #
21460571

 

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