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Fiscal incentives for film

A recent report by Olsberg SPI sets out the economic benefits of the Film Tax Relief (FTR) on the UK film industry and the wider economy. The key findings of that report are set out in this article, which compares these findings against the current fiscal incentive landscape within Europe.

Film studio revenue

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The financial performance of the major studios for the quarter ending December 2014 is explored, weighing up the sides in the perpetual tug of war between complimentary forces of content and distribution.

Merchandising and film promotion – keep the faith

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A recent application by a retro bag selling company from Manchester to register a trade mark based on the traditional Northern Soul logo and the words "Keep The Faith – Northern Soul" has been refused by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO).