I would like to know how important face to face contacts for "packaging" a new film are. Is Hollywood still important, because face to face contact is needed in order to be able to deal simultaneously with actors, financers, story writers, directors etc.?
What´s your guess? (Is Hollywood still important at all?)
A related Question is (not the main question):
Do you know names of (former) non U.S. stars (e.g. europeans), or financial institutions etc. which moved to L.A. to get into the U.S. business?
Thank you very much! 
Christian Jansen
Chr. Jansen, Humboldt-University of Berlin
Spandauer Str. 1, D-10178 Berlin
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