• Short Summary

    THE INDIAN MOTION PICTURE PROCEDURES' ASSOCIATION, WHICH ON MARCH 31ST. SUSPENDED ALL FILM PRODUCTION IN?

  • Description

    THE INDIAN MOTION PICTURE PROCEDURES' ASSOCIATION, WHICH ON MARCH 31ST. SUSPENDED ALL FILM PRODUCTION IN BOMBAY, ON TUESDAY BEGAN PICKETING THE CITY'S MAIN CINEMAS. THEY ARE CAMPAIGNING FOR SCREENING OF INDIAN FILMS IN BOMBAY THEATRES ON A 'REASONABLE AND EQUITABLE' BASIS, AND ARE DEMANDING THE END OF THE 'FEUDAL SYSTEM' IN THE CINEMA WORLD IN BOMBAY.

    IT IS THE FIRST TIME THAT THE ASSOCIATION HAS TAKEN SUCH ACTION DURING ITS 56-YEAR HISTORY. THE ASSOCIATION CLAIMS THAT IT IS SUSTAINING THE EXISTENCE OF THE EXHIBITION SECTION OF THE INDUSTRY, AND THIS IS TAKING MUCH OF THE PROFITS.

    TALKS BEFORE DOWN ON SUNDAY, AND THE ASSOCIATION MEMBERS DECIDED TO CONTINUE WITH THEIR BOYCOTT OF PRODUCTION AND GO AHEAD WITH THE PLANNED DEMONSTRATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1BH5M6U32I4OEIQDQJQVBGODU
    Media URN:
    VLVA1BH5M6U32I4OEIQDQJQVBGODU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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