To be able to indicate how films are produced.
List of famous Studios:
As a class we was asked to try and name as many film studios as we could:
A film studio is a company that produces and/or distributes motion pictures.
The main six studios:
Each Studio will own sub divisions which specialize in niche films. This is normally based on genre and budget.
Via Com own Paramount and all of these different companies:
Paramount Digital Entertainment
Paramount Home Entertainment
Paramount Pictures International
Worldwide Television Distribution
Paramount Famous Productions, direct-to-video
Paramount Films Group
Insurge Pictures, micro-budget film distribution (March 2010 – present)
Paramount Animation (2011–present)
This shows how the Producer, distributor and theater earn money. It also shows how the audience earn no money but are paying the money and the distributor earns the most.
The distribution company is in charge of getting the film out to audiences, this involves organizing for the film to receive an age certificate by regulation bodies, such as the BBFC and MPAA; arranging exhibition outlets globally and DVD/Television rights; arranging for prints of the film; and marketing, publicity and promotion of the film.