Independents’ day

6 questions facing today’s independent producers and some thoughts on potential answers

Friday 05 April 2013


Content producers face rising rights and talent costs as they try to acquire a distinctive edge in a world of over-supplied “me too” vanilla content.

Independent TV producers specifically have a big challenge controlling these costs given their revenues are constrained by the well documented issues facing their broadcast clients.

In this paper OC&C considers six key questions facing the management and shareholders of our independent production companies. Responding to these questions should help position producers favorably for the journey ahead.

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