MPAA Follows Suit . . .

March 30, 2009

The Motion Picture Association of America could soon be following the RIAA’s lead in the fight against piracy. A source for Wired says Hollywood is also looking to partner with ISPs.


The Film and TV Industry Struggles to Remain in New York

March 3, 2009

Fearing cutbacks,¬†industry workers are asking politicians to continue financing the state’s incentive program. According to The New York Times, funding for the program has already been exhausted and at least one official has suggested a reduction on future spending.

The Fall of VHS . . . and Cinema?

March 2, 2009

As we transition from the DVD format to Blu-ray, what is left to be said of VHS? We’re better off without bulky cassette tapes and pan-and-scan transfers, right? A recent article in Moving Image Source by critic Anthony Kaufman looks at what we’ve lost in the upgrade.