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Lonergan

'Manchester By The Sea' producer: "We were up all night"

Producer Kevin Walsh tells Jeremy Kay why he was determined to help filmmaker Kenneth Lonergan realise his vision for Manchester By The Sea.

Yang Cheng

Yang Cheng on the future of Chinese arthouse cinema

The Beijing-based producer, who had two films in Berlin, explains why he’s optimistic about the future of arthouse cinema in China.

Jen Handorf

'The Chamber', 'Prevenge' producer talks women in genre

As her latest film screens at Glasgow Film Festival, Jennifer Handorf chats to Screen about carving a niche in her industry.

see saw

See-Saw: how to sustain a red-hot production company

See-Saw co-founders Iain Canning and Emile Sherman tell Matt Mueller what goes into sustaining one of the industry’s hottest independent production houses.

Sebastian Lelio

Berlin Q&A: Sebastián Lelio talks 'A Fantastic Woman'

A Fantastic Woman premiered in competition at the Berlinale. Scooped up by Sony Pictures Classics at the start of the festival, the film has won Berlin’s Teddy Award for LGBT-themed films.

Toni Erdmann

'Toni Erdmann', 'Elle' producer Michel Merkt: 'I need a new challenge on every project'

The name of producer Michel Merkt, whose credits include foreign-language Oscar nominee and festival sensation Toni Erdmann, is little-known internationally. And that’s how he likes it, he tells Melanie Goodfellow.

I Married A Dumbass

Argentina focus: How Patagonik drove record admissions in 2016

Patagonik is not only Argentina’s leading production outfit but one of the world’s most exciting film companies. Artistic director Juan Vera talks to Jeremy Kay.

Trolls Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake talks 'Trolls' and updates on 'Spinning Gold'

The actor-musician is up against La La Land and Moana for this year’s original song Oscar with ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ from Trolls.

casting jonbenet

Berlin: Kitty Green and James Schamus on doc 'Casting JonBenet'

Documentary was pre-bought by Netflix ahead of its premiere at Sundance.

monsieur mayonnaise

Berlin: The story behind Philippe Mora doc 'Monsieur Mayonnaise'

The film chronicles Mad Dog Morgan director Mora’s family history, including his father’s time in the French Resistance.

BOX OFFICE

18-rated films

What are the most successful 18-rated films in the UK?

T2 Trainspotting and Fifty Shades Darker have joined the all-time list.

The Mermaid

10 box office records that were broken in 2016

Box office records have tumbled this year in China, Italy and the animation world. It has also been a stunning year for Disney.

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TERRITORY FOCUS

Tesoros

Berlinale: Mexico in Focus

As divisive rhetoric continues to swell across the Atlantic, it is appropriate that Mexico took centre stage at the 2017 Berlinale as the EFM’s inaugural Country In Focus.

EDITOR'S COMMENT

The Salesman

Industry on Trump alert

Screen’s editor Matt Mueller discusses the US travel ban controversy.

Print Issue

Print Issue

BLOGS

Guardians Of The Galaxy 2

UKCA chief: three challenges facing UK exhibition

UKCA chief Phil Clapp lays out the key issues facing the UK’s cinema sector ahead of the UKCA’s annual conference in London.

Moonlight

Comment: Academy got it right with 'Moonlight' best picture win

A24 ran a canny campaign for Barry Jenkins’ drama.

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UK and Hollywood – a long history and a bright future (comment)

Britain’s ambassador to the US, Sir Kim Darroch, explains how this year’s Oscar nominations prove transatlantic creative ties are as strong as ever.

Berlin: indies face tough EFM climate

Screen’s US editor Jeremy Kay takes the pulse on activity so far at this year’s EFM in Berlin.

Hidden Figures

US Briefs: 'Hidden Figures', 'Westworld' triumph at ADG Awards

Hidden Figures, Passengers and La La Land prevailed in the feature production design categories at the 21st Annual Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards in Hollywood on Saturday night.

Oscars 2017

We should celebrate this year's truly historic Oscar nominations

The 2017 Oscar nominations featured the most diverse list of nominated films and actors in years.

Octavia Spencer

Oscars 2017 analysis: diversity gains a boon in ugly times

This year saw a number of records, including the most nominations for black actors in one category.

La La Land

Baftas 2017 analysis: 'La La Land' soars, diversity debate simmers

Silence and Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk among shutouts; #Baftassowhite a non-starter.

Oscar contenders

What do the Golden Globe results mean for the Oscars?

La La Land has the momentum, but don’t rule out Manchester By The Sea or Moonlight.