Supporting the European film industry

05-12-2014

Cinema was born in Europe, but at present the European film landscape is characterised by the strong presence of Hollywood 'majors' such as Sony Pictures, Walt Disney and Warner Bros. Strikingly, despite US-based companies producing only 622 films in 2013, compared to 1 546 European productions in the same period, they currently account for almost two thirds of the EU market.

Cinema was born in Europe, but at present the European film landscape is characterised by the strong presence of Hollywood 'majors' such as Sony Pictures, Walt Disney and Warner Bros. Strikingly, despite US-based companies producing only 622 films in 2013, compared to 1 546 European productions in the same period, they currently account for almost two thirds of the EU market.