It is known that the budget of the films will increase.. It is known that the producers have stopped the shooting for the last few days and are holding talks because they are incurring huge losses. The latest guidelines have been prepared. How many days should be given to OTTs after the release of the movie in the theater? Producers discussed issues like increase in wages of film workers, movie ticket prices, etc. and took some decisions. The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce has released a press note announcing the new rules. It has been announced that it will be implemented from September 10. These are the new rules.
Henceforth there will be no daily payments to actors and technicians. Their remuneration depends on the character they are playing or the movie. Apart from this, the actors’ assistants, local transport, hotels where they stay, special food are all within the scope of remuneration. Once the remuneration is the same, no additional cash is paid from the producer later. The same rule applies to technicians.
An agreement should be made before starting the shooting of the movie. All details including remuneration should be entered. All contracts are finalized by the Chamber. Details of call sheets, script updates should be updated daily. Call sheets should be perfect. The details of OTT and satellite partners should not be mentioned anywhere in the movie titles or promotions. Henceforth, the film should be given to OTTs up to 8 weeks after its theatrical release.
Discussions are going on on the topic of VPF (Virtual Print Fee). While the meeting was supposed to be held on the 3rd of this month, it was postponed to the 6th of this month. Percentage J multiplexes in Telangana AP will get VPF. Negotiations with the Federation have come to an end. After the final decision.. the details of the final rate cards will be provided to all the construction companies.