This study addresses the threats and opportunities offered to European film-makers by the direct delivery of films to consumers via the Internet, using broadband networks. It attempts to predict the evolution of the technology and market for direct delivery and provides advice to film-makers on how to adapt to, and take advantage of, developments already underway. It concludes by providing the European Parliament with specific policy ideas. The study also includes opinions provided by stakeholders, including film production companies.
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