This is the second instalment of a four-part series chronicling 48 different trends and changes in the film industry.
Last week I gave you trends 1 to 12, in the fields of development and finance and in future weeks I will cover distribution, sales, exhibition and structural changes in how the film industry operates.
This week’s twelve trends focus on the production sector, including details of changes to cast and crew.13. Movie production worldwide is booming
In the ten years between 2000 and 2010, worldwide movie production doubled and has continued to rise since then. This boom is largely down to cheaper and easier to use technologies for shooting, finishing and distributing movies. In addition, the internet (especially YouTube) has democratised access to the knowledge needed to …