Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Movie and Video Production industry has managed to weather recession-related challenges over the past five years. Although aggressive implementation of 3-D technology helped boost industry revenue, overall growth has declined due to the increasing availability of cheap or free digital access to movies. Over the next five years, online revenue will play a growing role in industry success as consumers continue to switch to digital media. In addition, growth in disposable income will boost consumer spending across categories, contributing to higher production revenue... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
The Movie and Video Production industry exhibits a high level of capital intensity. For example, there are significant costs associated with production equipment and technology. However, movie producers often rent technology for a fraction of its cost, which has kept capital costs relatively low. In 2014, for every dollar spent on labor, movie producers incur an estimated $0.39 in capital expenditures. Over the past five years, capital intensity has slightly declined, as high-quality digital film equipment has become increasingly affordable.
Comparatively, the industry relies on highly skilled workers and artists in all steps of the production process... purchase to read more