Film Industry

In spite of competition by other media, movies have remained a perennial favorite of American viewing audiences. But what is it like to make them? This program analyzes the film industry from a variety of technical, financial, legal, and business perspectives. Topics explored include marketing and m...

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Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Planet Pictures (Firm)
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c1997.
Series: Film, TV and media today.
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Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 19, 2005.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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Summary: In spite of competition by other media, movies have remained a perennial favorite of American viewing audiences. But what is it like to make them? This program analyzes the film industry from a variety of technical, financial, legal, and business perspectives. Topics explored include marketing and merchandising, financial influences on content, special effects and Hollywood action movies, the domestic versus international marketplace, the role of film critics, and the film business in the new media environment.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 19, 2005.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (28 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Access: Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.