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Olga Kurylenko

Cannes: Elle Driver boards new films by Volckman, Al-Janabi and Avranas

6-May-2016 | By Melanie Goodfellow

EXCLUSIVE: Company to launch Christian Volckman’s English-language thriller The Room set to star Olga Kurylenko and show first images for Jorge Michel Grau’s 7:19 AM.

Clay Epstein

Clay Epstein launches Film Mode Entertainment

6-May-2016 | By

EXCLUSIVE: The industry veteran heads to Cannes with his new worldwide sales and production venture and a fresh slate of titles to woo buyers.

J.K. Simmons

J.K. Simmons to star in 'I’m Not Here'

6-May-2016 | By

EXCLUSIVE: In a package from Gersh and ICM Partners that has come together in time for Cannes, the Oscar-winner will star with Sebastian Stan from current blockbuster Captain America: Civil War and Maika Monroe in Rubber Tree Production’s left-field love story.

Holding the Man Craig Stott, Sarah Snook, Ryan Corr

Netflix strikes for gay love story 'Holding The Man'

6-May-2016 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: Netflix takes world SVOD rights to drama featuring Guy Pearce, Kerry Fox and Anthony LaPaglia; Goalpost inks additional key deals.

United States Of Love

New Europe scores 'United States Of Love', 'Aloys' sales

6-May-2016 | By Michael Rosser

EXCLUSIVE: Both titles debuted at Berlinale where United States of Love won a Silver Bear.

Alicia Vikander

Alicia Vikander launches production company with Eva Green feature

6-May-2016 | By Tom Grater

Vikarious Productions’ first feature will be Euphoria, starring Vikander alongside Eva Green.

Meryl Streep Nicole Kidman

Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman to voice 'The Guardian Brothers' for TWC

6-May-2016 | By Tom Grater

Mel Brooks and Zendaya also amongst voice cast for English-language version of Chinese animation The Little Door Gods.

Alden Ehrenreich in Hail Caesar

Alden Ehrenreich to play young Han Solo

6-May-2016 | By Michael Rosser

Hail, Caesar! actor to take on iconic role made famous by Harrison Ford.

western australia

Western Australia launches $11.8m film fund

6-May-2016 | By Tom Grater

Fund will aim to attract increased production of features, high-end TV and docs to the region.

Ali and Nino

IFC Films acquires Asif Kapadia's 'Ali & Nino' for North America

6-May-2016 | By Michael Rosser

Period romance debuted at Sundance.

Blue Is The Warmest Colour

Cannes archives: Screen's Jury Grid 2013 - winners and losers

6-May-2016 | By Katy Young

As Cannes approaches, Screen casts its eye back at the winners and losers of 2013 according to our jury of critics.

Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning joins Good Films' 'The Postcard Killings'

5-May-2016 | By

EXCLUSIVE: The actress is the latest element to board the Good Films drama that Good Universe will introduce to worldwide buyers in Cannes.

Maisie Williams, Doug Liman YA thriller heads to Cannes Marché

5-May-2016 | By Andreas Wiseman

EXCLUSIVE: Embankment Films boards adaptation of post-apocalyptic book series ‘Forest Of Hands And Teeth’.

Cannes

Voltage, Constantin to ‘Unwind’ in Cannes

5-May-2016 | By

Voltage Pictures has come on board to co-finance and handle international sales on the Constantin Film/Don Carmody co-production that Roger Avary will direct.

The Wailing

Well Go, FIP partner on 'The Wailing'

5-May-2016 | By

Well Go USA Entertainment has partnered with Fox International Productions (FIP) on the North American release of Hong-jin Na’s thriller, set to premiere out of competition in Cannes.

Sheffield Doc/Fest unveils line-up Video

5-May-2016 | By Michael Rosser

Competition titles revealed; retrospectives of Ken Loach and Chantal Akerman; speakers include HBO documentaries president Sheila Nevins and revered filmmaker DA Pennebaker.

James Franco

'Blood Meridian' hits roadblock

5-May-2016 | By

UPDATE: Uncertainty hovers over the all-star package that appeared destined for the Cannes market next week after it became clear on Thursday that a key rights issue remained unresolved.

American Wrestler: The Wizard

Radiant heads to Cannes with 'American Wrestler: The Wizard'

5-May-2016 | By

EXCLUSIVE: Mimi Steinbauer and her team will introduce buyers in Cannes to the coming-of-age film starring William Fichtner, Jon Voight, Gabriel Basso, Lia Marie Johnson and newcomer George Kosturos.

Cannes Croisette

IM Global to sell Clive Davis music biopic

5-May-2016 | By

IM Global has signed a deal to fully finance and handle worldwide sales on Clive Davis: The Soundtrack Of Our Lives.

'Desierto' to close LA Film Festival

5-May-2016 | By

Jonas Cuaron’s thriller starring Gael Garcia Bernal and Jeffrey Dean Morgan will receive its US premiere on June 9 and James Wan’s The Conjuring 2 will get its world premiere on June 7.

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NEWS IN BRIEF

US Briefs: Lionsgate dates 'Hacksaw Ridge'

Plus: Sundance Institute names eight participants in Directors Lab; San Francisco International Film Festival unveils Golden Gate Award winners; and more…

DIGITAL EDITIONS

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COMMENT/BLOGS

Richard Linklater

Richard Linklater jokes that 'Boyhood' "should have won the Oscar"

6-May-2016 | By Katy Young

Writer-director Richard Linklater talked about new film Everybody Wants Some!! and missing out on the Oscar for Boyhood at London’s Barbican.

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Liz McIntyre: Doc/Fest is “calling all underheard voices”

The new boss of Sheffield Doc/Fest talks about this year’s line-up and the challenges of creating a programme of diverse voices.

A United Kingdom

Hidden gender: analysing the Directors UK report

Radical change is needed to redress the imbalance of female directors in the UK, according to a new report by Directors UK. But what does the industry make of the findings?

Gary Michael Schultz

Gary Michael Schultz, 'Vincent N Roxxy'

Zoë Kravitz and Emile Hirsch star in Unified Pictures’ tough, romantic revenge thriller that premiered at Tribeca on Monday.

Thierry Demaiziere and Alban Teurlai, Reset

Thierry Demaiziere and Alban Teurlai, 'RESET'

The directors talk to Laura Henderson about their documentary and imminent Tribeca world premiere starring choreographer and ballet dancer Benjamin Millepied.

John Hegeman

John Hegeman, producer, 'Holidays'

The producer and studio marketing whizz at Blumhouse Productions’ BH Tilt talks about his battle to bring the chilling anthology to the screen as the film premieres at Tribeca.

The Fixer

Ian Olds, 'The Fixer'

Ahead of the April 17 world premiere in Tribeca, Ian Olds discusses his drama about an Afghan ‘fixer’ for Western war reporters who discovers new intrigue when he leaves his life behind and settles in northern California.

SCREEN AWARDS

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.

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