Convergence II

Gainsborough, John
February 1987
Image Technology;Feb1987, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p58
Trade Publication
The article presents the highlights of Convergence II, an international forum on moving images, held in Montreal, Quebec from December 8 to 11, 1986. Debates focusing on the obsolescence of copyright laws and a session regarding high-definition television (HDTV) as well as the future of the theatrical exhibition were offered. Peter Goodchild, head of drama at the British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC), stressed that additional funds would be allocated for motion pictures and efforts would be exerted in marketing them.


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