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UK deal for Panahi's Golden Bear winner 'Taxi'

EXCLUSIVE: Acclaimed drama one of three deals for UK indie.

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Fast and Furious 7

'Fast and Furious 7': Review

By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. James Wan. US, 2015. 137 mins

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Bleecker Street strikes Amazon deal

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Andrew Karpen’s ambitious New York-based distributor has struck a licensing deal with the digital giant making Prime Instant Video the exclusive subscription platform for its theatrical releases.

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Tribeca to host 'Sinatra At 100'

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The Tribeca Film Festival presented by AT&T will host a centennial celebration of Frank Sinatra next month.

All3Media acquires Sam Mendes' Neal Street

31-Mar-2015 | By Peter White, Broadcast

All3Media has acquired Call The Midwife and Penny Dreadful producer Neal Street Productions.

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'Kingsman' opens top of China box office

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CHINA BOX OFFICE:  Boosted by a visit to China by star Colin Firth, Kingsman: The Secret Service topped the China box office on its opening weekend, grossing $24.25m in three days.

Edinburgh

Edinburgh to launch film distribution market

31-Mar-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is planning to launch a two-day ‘market’ this June dedicated to emerging distribution models.

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Schtonk! director Helmut Dietl dies aged 70

31-Mar-2015 | By

The German film and TV industries were mourning on Monday the death of director, writer and producer Helmut Dietl from lung cancer. He was 70.

Pinewood Studios

Pinewood to raise $44m for studio expansion plans

31-Mar-2015 | By George Bevir, Broadcast

The Pinewood Group is to raise $44.3m (£30m) to part-fund the expansion of its Buckinghamshire site in the UK.

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eOne expands Euro TV operations

31-Mar-2015 | By

The Canadian media giant has appointed a new executive vice-president of marketing and two sales executives.

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Doha, NU-Q announce Middle East media research project

31-Mar-2015 | By Melanie Goodfellow

EXCLUSIVE: Qatari institutions forge new strategic alliance to deepen research into region’s burgeoning media scene as well as collaborate on other initiatives. 

Nicolas Winding Refn

'The Neon Demon' starts LA shoot

30-Mar-2015 | By

Nicolas Winding Refn has started principal photography on the horror tale from Space Rocket Nation starring Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks and Keanu Reeves. Gaumont and Wild Bunch jointly represent rights.

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TWC-Dimension swoops on ‘Gold’

30-Mar-2015 | By

Black Bear Pictures’ Matthew McConaughey adventure has found its US home after TWC-Dimension beat out rival bidders with what is believed to be a $15m MG and $20m-plus P&A commitment.

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Emily Blunt joins 'Animal Crackers'

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The UK star joins the Blue Dream Studios animation as the voice of Zoe Huntington alongside husband John Krasinksi.

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Raven Banner snaps up 'Dearest Sister'

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The Toronto genre specialist has picked up international rights to Mattie Do’s Lao-European horror feature.

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‘Pride And Prejudice And Zombies’ gets US date

30-Mar-2015 | By

Screen Gems will open the Jane Austen mash-up on February 19, 2016.

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BBC orders Steve McQueen drama

30-Mar-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: Six-parter produced by Rainmark Films readied for spring 2016.

Ben Stephenson

BBC drama boss to join JJ Abrams' Bad Robot

30-Mar-2015 | By Jake Kanter, Broadcast

BBC drama controller Ben Stephenson is to join JJ Abrams indie Bad Robot to lead its television division.

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Cannes chief to speak during first 'Women in Motion' programme

30-Mar-2015 | By Melanie Goodfellow

Thierry Fremaux to address women and the film industry as part of a joint venture with new sponsor Kering.  

Colin Trevorrow

Colin Trevorrow to direct 'Book Of Henry'

30-Mar-2015 | By

The director of the upcoming summer release Jurassic World will direct for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment based on an original screenplay by novelist Gregg Hurwitz.

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'Leviathan' producer takes aim with 'Duellist'

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Fanny Ardant attached to 19th century feature; Vincent Cassel and Vladimir Mashkov eyed for lead role.

Deborah Rowland

Tonic launches online workshop in film distribution

30-Mar-2015 | By Michael Rosser

Distribution and marketing experts unveil product to help filmmakers self-distribute.

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Hong Kong Filmart 2015: Read Screen's Dailies

Get all the exclusives, reviews, features and screening times from the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (Filmart).

FILMART 2015

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Filmart 2015: Beyond China

Filmart is the centre of the world for global buyers and sellers focused on Asian content. As it enters its 19th edition, Louise Tutt examines its enduring appeal.

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Filmart 2015: Hot titles - Hong Kong, China

Liz Shackleton spotlights the hottest productions at Hong Kong Filmart.

Make Room

Filmart 2015: Hot titles - Japan

Japanese companies are at Filmart with a strong line-up of literary adaptations, tear-jerkers and a comedy set in the make-up room of a porn shoot.

The Treacherous

Filmart 2015: Hot titles - South Korea

Sales agents from South Korea are in town with a line-up of intriguing character-driven dramas, period action titles and offbeat stories. Jean Noh profiles a selection

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Filmart 2015: HAF profiles

Profiles of projects from the 13th Hong Kong - Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF).

Song of the Sea

Filmart 2015: Is there Asian appetite for European films?

With sales companies out in force at Filmart, how much of an appetite do Asian audiences really have for European films?

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Filmart 2015: US falls for appeal

Filmart offers US sellers the chance to establish and maintain relationships with Asian buyers outside the frenzy of the bigger markets in the calendar.

Filmart 2015: Philip Yung, Port Of Call

Philip Yung talks to Silvia Wong about socially conscious storytelling and his HKIFF closing film Port Of Call.

Filmart 2015: HKIFF's Roger Garcia on reaching a younger crowd

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Ever wondered how much the Aries 1B Trans-Lunar Space Shuttle from 2001: A Space Odyssey would set you back? Let Screen be your guide.

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With customary deft marketing footwork, The Weinstein Company has dropped the first trailer of its upcoming Jake Gyllenhaal drama in time to whet appetites before the summer release.

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Ethan Hunt is back, which means Tom Cruise gets to play with guns, ride motorbikes and climb things again – and boy, does this new trailer from Paramount make it look worth the wait.

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US audiences finally get the chance to see Coimbra’s disturbing Rio-set drama inspired by the shocking ‘Beast Of Penha’ abduction and murder case in Brazil more than half a century ago.

Filmart 2015: Philip Yung, Port Of Call

Philip Yung talks to Silvia Wong about socially conscious storytelling and his HKIFF closing film Port Of Call.

Krzysztof Zanussi

Krzysztof Zanussi on Scorsese, censorship and his new film

Veteran Polish director talks to Geoffrey Macnab ahead of a major UK tour of restored Polish film classics, programmed by Martin Scorsese.

Filmart 2015: HKIFF's Roger Garcia on reaching a younger crowd

Hong Kong International Film Festival’s Roger Garcia tells Liz Shackleton about the efforts made to woo younger audiences

Mania Days

Paul Dalio, 'Mania Days'

NYU Tisch School Of the Arts and NYU graduate film-making alumnus Paul Dalio talks to Elbert Wyche about Mania Days, his debut feature that premieres in SXSW.

Garnets Gold

Ed Perkins, ‘The Lost Gold of the Highlands’

British director looks back at his Tribeca and Edinburgh-nominated documentary, from the producer of Searching For Sugar Man, ahead of its UK TV premiere.

 
 

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