Indies Sharpen Competitive Edge

November 2013
Variety;11/5/2013, Vol. 321 Issue 18, p92
Trade Publication
The article discusses the growing importance of independent movies in the American Film Market as of November 5, 2013. It highlights independent film production companies' success in securing financing from banks and other conventional funding sources. The author says production studio FilmNation Entertainment secured 50 million dollars in additional capital from Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Union Bank and producer David Michod's movie "The Rover" is the first to use debt financing.


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