Magazine article Screen International

EU Identifies Film Industry Challenges

Magazine article Screen International

EU Identifies Film Industry Challenges

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New report looks at the health of the current European film industry.

EU Culture Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou will kick off today's EU audiovisual policy conference by presenting a new communication, 'European film in the digital era', which looks at the health of the current European film industry and identifies challenges that lie ahead.

One key point in the communication is the disparity between the health of European film productions and their success with distribution.

The report states: "While Europe is good at producing a high number of diverse feature films, most European films do not reach all their potential audience in Europe and even less so in the global market.

"For the most part, films stay on national markets but, even there, some never reach the cinema screen or and fail to secure any other distribution channels. …

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