Indies defer format war's draft

Frankel, Daniel
July 2006
Daily Variety;7/11/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 5, special section pA4
Trade Publication
The discusses how independent film producers and distributors in the U.S. are dealing with the DVD format wars. The smaller independents are allowing the studios spend the big money to develop the market while generally standing pat as Blu-ray and high-definition DVD compete for supremacy at retail. The issue of hi-definition is being raised by the fact that many small independent producers have business relationship with larger distributors.


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