Film Financing - Who Bears the Risk?

Following the failure of a number of films during the 1990s, there has been a rash of litigation concerning the insurance policies that backed the financing of those films. Insurers, reinsurers, banks and production companies are battling it out in the courts and the question of who will ultimately bear the cost is still to be decided. This guide looks at the recent history of film financing, the types of insurance that were created to back it, and how those policies are being debated in the courts now that litigation has started.

Provided by: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Topic: Date Added: Mar 2002 Format: PDF

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