TITLE

NO COIN, NO CANNES

AUTHOR(S)
Hofmann, Katja; Tizaro, Will
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/25/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 39, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Czech parliament's rejection of a film law that would have given the industry an amount of $12.8 million a year. As a result, the Czech Film Center in Prague, Czech Republic went on strike. On the other hand, the Czech Producers' Association considers to withdraw its support from the upcoming Karlovy Vary Film Festival. It could be noted too that the law was passed by parliament in May 12 but was vetoed by Czech president Vaclav Klaus.
ACCESSION #
21614029

 

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