TITLE

Ufa reels from debt, tix woes

AUTHOR(S)
Kohl, Christian
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/8/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Germany's cinema operator, Ufa Theater has filed for insolvency. Factors attributed to the company's financial problems; Plans of the company to lower its rental costs.
ACCESSION #
7514572

 

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