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There is also satellite distribution. This is used for live events or even for some distribution of pre-recorded productions which have some critical time requirement.


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Some snippets of a slightly older (2012) but still accurate article at the Film Journal International: First and foremost, the DCP [Digital Cinema Package] is a file format and collection of digital files for storing and conveying DC (Digital Cinema) audio, image and data streams for playback on theatre projector systems. DC, once the umbrella term for ...


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These movies are just like movies, they are telling a story. If a film would focus on the horror of the mass murder, it would just be a documentary, and there are plenty of those, which are really exhaustive. In almost every movies, there is a hero that you can like, or an anti-hero that you can learn to like, or at least an opposition between two camps. In ...


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lmao I'm in HIS75 too. I think it's because the filmmaker may feel it his duty to give the audience a positive message (humanity is capable of the highest good and the worst evil) instead of just showing depressing reality for 2 hours. Europa Europa, The Pianist, and Schindler's List are all based on true stories though so it's not like the director has to ...


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No, actors do not get royalties from reboots. The characters are the property of the writer(s), and only they are capable of getting royalties from reboots. Edit: Not sure who flagged this, but they're more than welcome to read this overly complex legalese on the subject.


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$5m to $20m is a reasonable guess. You can do your own budget quite easily using this guide on planning an indie budget.


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Try "THE NUMBERS" which has a section on budgets: Caveats apply: all Hollywood accounting is fictional budgets are mainly designed to ensure maximal grants / tax breaks / investment and are most often grossly inflated (and rarely understated) public versions of budgets of good movies often pick up costs of other movies that do less well to hide studio ...



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