Cinema Communication: Consultation Round 3, time for Knock Out? by Claire La Combe

On April the 30th, the European Commission has launched a third public consultation for reviewing the state aid criteria it uses to assess national support schemes for films and other audiovisual works. After two years of discussion and tensed negotiations with stakeholders and Member states, this consultation is meant to be the last. Indeed, regarding the revised roadmap of the Commission, there is a pressing need for the definitive text to be adopted before the…