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Alex Hamilton 2015

eOne UK's Alex Hamilton talks challenges for 'underdog' films

eOne Films UK MD to speak at Screen Film Summit (Dec 10)

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Ukrainian Sheriffs

'Ukrainian Sheriffs': Review

By Fionnuala Halligan, Chief Film Critic

Dir. Roman Bondarchuk. Ukraine, Latvia, Germany. 2015. 82 mins.



The Marriage of Reason and Squalor

Starline to sell Chapman Brothers feature

30-Nov-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: Film starring Rhys Ifans and Sophie Kennedy Clark gets international sales deal.

Stormzy Brotherhood

Noel Clarke’s 'Brotherhood' adds cast as shoot begins Video

30-Nov-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

Noel Clarke, Arnold Oceng, Ashley Thomas, grime MC Stormzy among cast.


'Tharlo' wins top prize at Tokyo Filmex

30-Nov-2015 | By

Tibetan director Pema Tseden’s Tharlo was awarded both the Grand Prize and the student jury prize at this year’s Tokyo Filmex, which wrapped on Sunday night (Nov 29).

Lorraine Sullivan

Frank Spotnitz’s Big Light Productions hires Lorraine Sullivan

30-Nov-2015 | By Tom Grater

Former Canal+ exec joins the company with a remit to develop European film and TV projects.

Gods of Egypt

Lionsgate, Proyas issue 'Gods Of Egypt' diversity apology

30-Nov-2015 | By Andreas Wiseman

Studio, director apologise over lack of diversity in Gods Of Egypt cast.

Michael Ballhaus

Berlin: 'Goodfellas' cinematographer Michael Ballhaus to get Golden Bear

30-Nov-2015 | By Michael Rosser

Festival will feature 10 films from the German cinematographer in February.

The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay 2' retains UK lead

30-Nov-2015 | By Ian Sandwell

Disney’s The Good Dinosaur is the week’s highest new entry with $4.4m (£2.9m) from 513 sites.

Film London Microwave

Film London Microwave reveals 2015 shortlist

30-Nov-2015 | By Violet Acevedo

The low-budget production scheme has selected 12 projects and exceeded diversity target.

Spanish Affair 2

‘Spanish Affair 2’ fights off 'Hunger Games' in Spain

30-Nov-2015 | By Elisabet Cabeza

Spanish comedy smash has grossed $16.9m (€16m) after two weekends.

The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

'Mockingjay 2' tops Thanksgiving weekend on $52m

29-Nov-2015 | By

The Hunger Games finale held on to its number one berth over the North American holiday weekend to ensure that a Lionsgate or Lionsgate-Summit film has held the spot over the same period for the past five years.

Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott confirms 'Alien: Covenant' details

27-Nov-2015 | By Fiona Williams

Michael Fassbender to play two roles in upcoming sci-fi, Australian government to build on incentives.

Sue Bruce Smith Efe Cakarel Piers Wenger

Picturehouse, Film4, Channel 4, MUBI join Screen Film Summit

27-Nov-2015 | By Screen staff

Channel 4, Film4, Picturehouse and MUBI are among the latest big names to join the line-up of this year’s Screen Film Summit, which will be held at London’s Picturehouse Central on Dec 10.

son of saul

'Son of Saul' director scores grant for second feature

27-Nov-2015 | By Michael Rosser

TorinoFilmLab awards more than $460,000 to several upcoming projects.

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' tracking to be biggest film ever at UK cinemas

27-Nov-2015 | By Tom Grater

Experts predict Disney-Lucasfilm epic to reach $166m (£110m), surpassing Skyfall’s record.

Better Call Saul

Berlin 2016: TV strand to extend across festival

27-Nov-2015 | By Tom Grater

The television drama strand will again showcase premium titles at next year’s Berlinale, extending from two days to being spread across the festival.

Grimur Hakonarson

'Rams' director plots next film

26-Nov-2015 | By Wendy Mitchell

EXCLUSIVE: As Rams heats up on the festival and awards circuit, Iceland’s Grimur Hákonarson tells Screen about his next feature, The County.

Don Juan

CAT&Docs picks up IDFA winner 'Don Juan'

26-Nov-2015 | By Melanie Goodfellow

Jerzy Sladkowski’s documentary centres on an autistic man whose mother attempts to make him ‘normal’.

The Staircase

IDFA: Lestrade launches 'The Staircase III'

26-Nov-2015 | By Melanie Goodfellow

Oscar-winning French director to revisit infamous case of Tennessee novelist accused of murdering wife.



US Briefs: Frenesy Film sells 'Antonia.' to Italy

Plus… FilmRise acquired The Champions; Unified’s Red Band Films wraps shooting on The Rake; and Made In NY grant receipents announced.



Call For Submissions: Screen's Berlin EFM 2016 Product Guide

Screen International presents our 2016 Berlinale/EFM Product Guide


Alexandra Bentley

Philm Company co-founder wins UKTI prize Video

Alexandra Bentley wins with thriller based around a hostage crisis on the London Underground.



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Screen November 27 2015

Browse the digital edition of Screen International here, which includes a focus on the leading contenders for animation nominations this awards season…

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Film Bazaar 2015: Screen's dailies

Browse Screen International’s daily magazines from Goa’s Film Bazaar here.

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Matt Mueller

COMMENT: Indie Spirit Awards 2015

27-Nov-2015 | By Matt Mueller

With the Independent Spirit Award nominations announcement comes the first significant marker for awards season, as pundits and prognosticators read the tea leaves for signs of relative health (or ailment) in each film’s march towards the Oscars.

todd haynes

'Carol' director talks female-driven films at BAFTA event

26-Nov-2015 | By Tom Grater

Todd Haynes discussed his career at a BAFTA Life in Pictures event.

Captain America: Civil War

WATCH: 'Captain America: Civil War' first trailer Video

25-Nov-2015 | By Tom Grater

The titular Captain faces off against Iron Man in Marvel’s next superhero blockbuster.


Ventana Sur

Ventana Sur: Latin American cinema on the march

Previewing the annual Latin American sales jamboree


Awards Season: Animation

Reports on the making of Inside Out, Shaun The Sheep Movie, The Good Dinosaur, Anomalisa, The Peanuts Movie and Minions

Nordic hits 2015

Box office analysis 2015: Nordic Region

SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: Local films are enjoying huge success throughout the Nordic region this year.

Box office analysis 2015: Italy

SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: Can the traditional end-of-year release of local comedy titles help boost the Italian box office of 2015?

Three Heroes A Gambit

Box office analysis 2015: Russia

SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: Weak local titles are suffering in the face of particularly strong product from Hollywood and a dwindling art-house sector in 2015.

BIFA opens the doors

How do you turn a great evening ceremony into a meaningful year-round brand? That’s the challenge the new co-directors of the British Independent Film Awards have set for themselves.


Screen Awards 2015 award

VIDEO: Screen Awards 2015 Video

The winners, the party and the glamour from the Screen Awards 2015.

Screen Awards 2015 Distributor of the Year

Universal, 'Amy' big winners at Screen Awards 2015

The Screen Awards has unveiled its 2015 winners, recognising excellence in UK marketing, distribution and exhibition.