Reports and Statistics

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24/07/2014 What Percentage of a Film Crew is Female? Writer and producer Stephen Follows has released the results of a study analysing the gender of film crew members over the last 20 years.It’s a study into the gender of films crews over the past 20 years, based on the top 2,000 films between 1994 and 2013 and also the top 100 films of twenty different genres to assess the percentage of women in the crew.  The results are split by year, by department, and by genre.   
05/06/2014 Cine-Regio releases Ground Breaking Report 'Sustainability in Vision' The ground breaking 'Sustainability in Vision' report was formally launched at the Cine-Regio Annual General Meeting in Cannes May 2014. Commissioned by Green-Regio, Cine-Regio's Green production subgroup, the report explores Green production practise across the European Regions and could be the foundation for an EU wide strategy for sustainable audio visual production. It signals that the European regional film and audio visual industry have realised the necessity of taking the impact of production on the environment seriously.
29/05/2014 Latest Independent Women Study From Martha Lauzen, University Of San Diego The latest Independent Women study from Martha Lauzen at the University of San Diego, examines women's behind-the-scenes employment on independently (and domestically) produced films screening at 23 high-profile film festivals in the United States.In 2013-14, women comprised 26% of all directors, writers, producers, executive producers, editors, and cinematographers. This is even with the figure from 2011-12 and up 2 percentage points from 24% in 2008-09.
29/05/2014 Who's Calling The Shots? Directors UK Report Published   Directors UK have published a report that sets out recommendations for production companies and broadcasters to increase the employment of women directors in UK television production.  The ambition is to work with production companies and broadcasters so that in 2017 women are directing 30% of all original programmes broadcast.
29/05/2014 French Study Reveals Gender Pay Chasm   There has been a growth in the number of women directors in the French film industry but a striking gender pay chasm exists across production roles, according to a new study.
29/05/2014 Latest Study Finds Women Still Under-Represented On Screen In Hollywood Movies   Female characters remained dramatically under-represented as protagonists, major characters, and speaking (major and minor) characters in the top grossing films of 2013, according to a new study from the respected Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film at San Diego State University.
23/09/2013 Digital Production Partnership Unveils UK File Based Delivery Date The DPP has announced today, in a dedicated DPP session at IBC, that UK broadcasters BBC, ITV and Channel 4 will move to file-based programme delivery from 1 October 2014.
23/09/2013 Digital Production Partnership Unveils UK File Based Delivery Date The DPP has announced today, in a dedicated DPP session at IBC, that UK broadcasters BBC, ITV and Channel 4 will move to file-based programme delivery from 1 October 2014.
23/09/2013 Connect Creative Industries Strategy The Creative Industries Strategy, a document that professionals from across the creative industries have helped shape, is an important milestone for the Technology Strategy Board as it outlines the focus of its investment over the coming years.   
16/09/2013 Why Aren't There More Women Director's in the UK Film and TV Industry? Fewer than 9% of the UK’s film directors are female.  But how do you get people to talk about this? I’ve been interviewing directors - both men and women - to hear their honest opinions about sexism in the tv and film industry, but after initially sharing their stories and opinions I receive emails like ‘I can’t go on the record about this.’ and ‘You can’t use my name.’  

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