The Tamil Film Producers Council has been on a strike for over a month arguing for reduction in Canteen and Parking prices, Online Booking fees and against the sudden increase in surcharges for processing change in the Digital Cinema Initiatives. Multiple Negotiations have been attempted to no effect yet.
Recently, The TFPC has signed a deal with the upcoming DCP – Aerox Digital Cinemas, for their Next Generation DCI Compliant Cinema Server at charges 50% less than Qube Cinemas and UFO Moviez Collaboration.
Today at 5 pm, The TFPC is to meet the Tamil Nadu Theatres owners at the Andhra Club in Chennai. Theatre owners from all over the state are expected to be present. A resolution to the month-long strike is expected.