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Pang ho cheung

'Love Off The Cuff' director talks Hong Kong festival opener

Filmmaker Pang Ho Cheung on the third part of his rom-com trilogy, which opens the Hong Kong International Film Festival.

Song To Song

SXSW film chief on hot pics, Judd Apatow return, Joe Biden debut

Festival’s director of film Janet Pierson talks convergence, TV, politics.

Bruno Dumont

Bruno Dumont: 'Film school is not much use for becoming a director'

Cannes habitué talks about his career at Qumra masterclass in Doha.

Still Alice

Christine Vachon talks Killer Films and career

Producer of Boys Don’t Cry, Far From Heaven and Happiness was talking at the Glasgow Film Festival.

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.

BOX OFFICE

18-rated films

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

UPDATED: Fifty Shades Darker now the second highest grossing 18-rated film ever.

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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.

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BLOGS

drones

Filming with drones: a legal guide

Sarah Lazarides from law firm Harbottle & Lewis on what you need to know before using a drone on a film shoot.

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.

Naomie Harris_Moonlight

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.