“Urgent action” to save film and TV sector demanded by 51 European media outfits

Published on Apr 08, 2020

Plea for immediate financial support made to EU and Member State decision-makers.

Urgent financial support is required to save the film and television sector in Europe, according to a consortium of 51 organisations and companies.

The Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector Covid-19 Statement has been published today ahead of a video conference of EU ministers of culture and media, who are set to discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the creative industries.

The statement calls for “urgent action by EU and Member State decision-makers” to offer immediate financial support, in line with emergency measures announced on a national level

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