Monday, October 26, 2009
The only reason why producers are hesitating to release video or satellite rights is because they are afraid it will affect the price the movie will fetch in the overseas market." Overseas distribution rights are priced high because the moment a film leaves Indian shores, it goes beyond the producer's control. Though overseas distribution rights need not necessarily include video rights, producers have little control over the millions of pirated discs sold abroad. "The producers are only worried that these copies will find their way back to India."
Posted by lavanya at 10:44 AM