TITLE

MESSIER FLIES FLAG

AUTHOR(S)
James, Alison
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/30/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 42, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports reactions to the creation of Vivendi Universal in Paris, France. Comments on the ownership of French films; Goal of the talks between the company and the French film industry; Details on the deal of the firm with Canal Plus.
ACCESSION #
4059628

 

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