This book attempts to provide an insight into the inner workings of the television industry. This book focuses on the essential elements of the industry: the policy and regulatory frameworks; and the swiftly changing world of video production technology, all of which provides the backdrops against which broadcasters shape and sell their products.At the risk of repeating the claims made about the VCR, which turned out to be way off the mark, it is conceivable that people could ... Harding, Thomas (2001 ), The Video Activist Handbook, 2nd edn, London: Pluto. ... At the end of 2004, Screen Digest research indicated that: a#39;DVD video player/recorder penetration had reached 50.5 per cent of TV ... started in 1994 as two competing formats, Super Disc (SD) from Toshiba and Warner, and Multimedia CD (MMCD) from Philips/Sony.
|Author||:||Douglas Gomery, Luke Hockley|
|Publisher||:||British Film Institute - 2006-07-26|