Film and TV ‘must join forces on piracy’

Six major studios got a High Court injunction last week ordering internet service providers to block access to three websites involved in illegal streaming or downloading

9th April, 2017
James Morris, founder of Windmill Lane Pictures and TV3Fergal Phillips

The film and TV industry will have to stop staggering releases in a bid to combat piracy, according to James Morris, founder of Windmill Lane Pictures and TV3.

“There will be a breakdown in artificial windows where you have to wait for a period of time or be in a certain place,” he said.

Morris was speaking after six major film and TV studios secured a High Court injunction last week ordering internet...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Content is king – just ask Netflix as rivals attempt to steal its crown

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years