Restriction On Cinemas Could Lead To Irreparable Damage

MIA President Kamal Gianchandani suggested introducing 'double vaccination requirement' to enter theatres and going back to the seating capacity restriction of 50%

Zee-Sony Deal: A Prima Facie Positive Impact

More advertising synergies, improved OTT offerings & distribution strategies remain a few of the pluses

Bell Bottom Reports A Below Par Day One Due To Restrictions

It has collected net box office collection of INR 4 cr on day one

Pain Continues For Radio Vertical As Yields Remain Hit

It is expected to recover to a mere 58% of pre-COVID by end-FY22

Radio Remains To Be Severely Hit Within All Traditional Media

All the data is in line with the expectations, with the industry volumes growing 67% YoY during the quarter

What Should Be I&B Minister Anurag Thakur's Immediate Priorities

Experts expound on the various announcements and actions that the newly appointed minister may bring on the table for the M&E sector

TV Shows Resilience In Wave-2; Cinemas Most Negatively Impacted

However, the report expects the TV Industry to witness a 25% dip in ad spends versus Q1FY20 levels (~30% dip in GEC and regional genres)

TV, Digital Ad Spend To Grow 18.6-25% YoY In FY22

Mediums such as print and radio will take longer to recuperate to pre-Covid levels given higher exposure to local/SME advertising segment

Direct Release Economics Unfavourable For Indian Market

Karan Taurani, VP- Research Analyst (Media & Consumer Discretionary) Elara Securities shares his views on Amazon and MGM's merger agreement