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The Rise and Fall of the Uk Film Council$
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Gillian Doyle, Philip Schlesinger, Raymond Boyle, and Lisa Kelly

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780748698233

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2017

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748698233.001.0001

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The Rise and Fall of the Uk Film Council
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Gillian Doyle

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748698233.003.0005

This chapter investigates how well the Council’s evolutionary development served in enabling it to satisfy the differing constituencies of support that form part of the landscape of film provision. Drawing on original interviews with senior figures from the UKFC and with key industry stakeholders, it assesses the challenges the organisation faced in handling a multiplicity of interest groups, concerns and expectations and how effectively the Council addressed competing economic, industrial and cultural objectives. This chapter also considers how the Council negotiated the various tensions between regional, national, European and international interests in an increasingly transnational film industry.

Keywords:   Unified support body, Management, Power within Organisations, Organisational Structures and Decision-Making, Organisational Leadership, Independent film-makers, Recoupment, Spin, Stakeholder Relationships

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