TITLE

STATE OF THE INDUSTRY

AUTHOR(S)
DOBSON, SUSIE
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Inside Film;Nov2008, Issue 115, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the state of the motion picture industry amid the financial crisis in the U.S. and talks about how to survive the inevitable global industry squeeze. She notes the rising cost of supporting the release of any film with traditional advertising. She cites the efforts of the Los Angeles, California-based organization Australians in Film to balance between Australian films that its members want to see and a selection of some of the best Australian films that the organization wants to find an audience in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
35235571

 

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