TITLE

NICHE PIX IN 'WORKS

AUTHOR(S)
Dawtrey, Adam
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/11/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 48, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launching of Odeon and Sky Filmworks, a joint venture by European film exhibitor Odeon Cinemas and pay television giant British Sky Broadcasting. The company aims to release six pictures a year, with a particular focus on smaller British films acquired directly from filmmakers. Natural Nylon and J&M executive Tony Miller will head the company.
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