We often credit films such as Episode IV: A New Hope, Blade Runner, Jurassic Park, The Matrix and Avatar as trailblazers for special effects. And while such movies later perfected the art of special effects through the use of complex real-life action sequences, stunning sets, wonderfully creative makeup and, of course, CGI, they owe their roots to the pioneer directors, coordinators and makeup artists of the 1930s.
Copyright empowers creators to entertain and inform, to challenge and inspire. Content protection ensures creators can benefit from their works and protects against piracy. Combined, these fundamental rights enable creators to thrive and bring great stories to global audiences.
GoCompare has compiled a comprehensive data pool of the most filmed locations on Earth. While the US is by far the frontrunner and the UK stands in second place, no fewer than half of the top twenty most filmed countries in the world are in the European Union.
Consumer education campaign ‘Get It Right’ that encourages use of legal sources of entertainment is boosted by further government investment
The next phase of Get it Right from a Genuine Site will launch later this year, following the news that the UK Government is to invest a further £2 million in the consumer campaign as part of its industrial strategy to promote the creative industries.