TITLE

STUDIOS RATE THE REPS

AUTHOR(S)
Brodesser, Claude
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/4/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 24, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the dominance of William Morris Agency Inc. in the film industry in Los Angeles, California. Ratings of directors and studio executives on the company; Categories for the assessment of movie executives; Characterization of the dimensions evaluated in the survey.
ACCESSION #
5331096

 

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