Producers Guild of India (PGI) and Producers Guild of America (PGA) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to formalise their long-standing association.
Siddharth Roy Kapur, President of Producers Guild of India led the PGI towards the deal of the strong collaborative system of mutual exchange, assistance and co-operation between the film, television and new media sectors of India and the United States of America.
According to the MoU, PGI and PGA will share best practices in production, shooting and promotion, initiate the exchange of visits between delegations of both Guilds. This will create a mutually conducive environment for the growth and progress of Entertainment production in India and the USA.
Kapur considered the agreement as a landmark initiative with the long-term vision. He further said that the collaboration will create new avenues for creativity between artists and talents of both the industries.
What Nepal take benefit ?
India’s Bollywood and America’s Hollywood are the biggest movie and entertainment industry in the world. India is the world’s sixth big movie market and immediate Nepali neighbor. Nepal is lying beside world’s two largest movie market including China. That’s why the MOU between US and India is the very significant and meaningful to Nepal.
In MOU two powerhouse have been agreed in the mutual benefit and coordination. In order to take benefit from these agreement, Nepali can propose it’s potentiality, for it Nepal Film Development Board and Producer association should take initiation. If we lose the chance we always be the victim of so called cultural hegemony.