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'Rules Don't Apply' director Warren Beatty on reboots, Trump

The Hollywood legend took to online form Reddit on Thursday as a new trailer dropped for his latest directorial outing and admitted he could see a president portray him if there were ever a biopic of his life.


Zurich: Harvey Weinstein says Trump "appeals to the worst in us"

Harvey Weinstein talked Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at the 12th Zurich Film Festival.

WATCH: First trailer for Venice premiere 'Are We Not Cats'

EXCLUSIVE: Xander Robin’s feature film debut closes Critics’ Week.

The Blind Christ

WATCH: First trailer for Venice premiere 'The Blind Christ'

EXCLUSIVE: Spanish drama stars Michael Silva as a man who believes he has experienced a divine revelation.

Exits, endings and expectation (COMMENT)

Screen editor Matt Mueller discusses Brexit and looks forward to Toronto and Venice.

thor dark world

What Thor did during ‘Civil War’

Ever wondered what the god of thunder got up to while everyone else was smashing each other up in Captain America: Civil War? (And Hulk, for that matter.)

What’s the purpose of film festivals in the 21st Century?

Screen asked the participants at the sixth annual Developing Your Film Festival course what tips they took away from expert speakers and their peers.


WATCH: First trailer for Locarno premiere 'Afterlov'

EXCLUSIVE: Greek comedy-drama stars Haris Fragoulis and Iro Bezou.


Locarno: 'Standing Tall' team win inaugural European Casting Director Award

Antoinette Boulat and Elsa Pharaon took home the prize, which has been founded to recognise an overlooked film-making sector.

Katrien Roos

How to… navigate the UK child licensing regime

How to avoid sanctions when working with young performers, according to Harbottle & Lewis associate Katrien Roos.

Oliver Stone PSA

Oliver Stone’s views on mobile telephony

Want to get the audience to switch off their phones before a screening? This is how the Snowden director does it.

Taxi Driver

'Taxi Driver' gets 40th anniversary trailer

EXCLUSIVE: International trailer launches to celebrate 40th anniversary of Martin Scorsese classic.

William Sargent

Framestore CEO William Sargent looks to the future of film

Films will soon exist in formats we can’t yet even imagine. Fundamental change will help meet the challenge, writes Framestore CEO and co-founder Sir William Sargent.

Top Of The Lake

Why are so many film producers getting into TV?

COMMENT: Askandar Samad, partner in the Entertainment and Media Industry Group at law firm Reed Smith, considers the driving forces that are luring more UK film producers to TV.

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CineEurope reception slideshow

Photos from last week’s CineEurope reception hosted by Screen with the Event Cinema Association and European Digital Cinema Forum.


Exclusive image from 'Churchill' as production wraps

As Churchill wraps its shoot, Screen can exclusively reveal another image from the film.


Tribeca Digital Studios, United Airlines fly high on Olympics film

It’s an Olympic year again, and despite being overshadowed by the US mass media’s inflated coverage of its upcoming presidential election, the Games in Brazil represent a culmination of many athletes’ lifelong journeys to represent their countries on the most respected stage in athletics. 

Caroline Norbury

Documentaries should impact society (COMMENT)

Creative England CEO Caroline Norbury suggests documentary filmmakers should hit upon a subject matter or story that has the potential to impact society - and how her organisation is working to support the filmmaker’s vision.

The Mercy

First look: Colin Firth in Donald Crowhurst biopic 'The Mercy'

Studiocanal, Blueprint Pictures and BBC Films have released first images of Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz in their previously untitled Colin Crowhurst drama, which is now called ‘The Mercy’.

Matt Mueller

COMMENT: Riding out the turbulence

Screen editor Matt Mueller discusses the shifting sands of the digital age and looks ahead to CineEurope and the Annecy animation festival.


Whisky galore at Edinburgh opening

The Edinburgh Film Festival got off to a glittering start on a damp evening in the Scottish capital.

Idris Elba in Toronto

Who should play James Bond?

Who should be the new James Bond and who should direct their first outing?

The Young Pope

WATCH: Jude Law in 'The Young Pope' first trailer

Jude Law plays Pope Pius XIII in the TV series directed by Paolo Sorrentino.

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GALLERY: Edinburgh over the years

A collection of images from the 70-year history of the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Thirty years of getting docs on screen (COMMENT)

Unsung hero Jan Tomalin on her award-winning career.

Spotlight Stories

Google’s Spotlight Stories comes to Annecy

Virtual reality and immersive story-telling are all the rage and the Annecy Animation Festival is about to offer a taste when Google premieres a short from its Spotlight Stories series.

City of Dreams A Musical

Brian Hill: Why the documentary musical? (COMMENT)

The director behind City Of Dreams: A Musical, which received its world premiered at Sheffield Doc/Fest on Sunday, on why he uses song and music in his documentaries.

Liz McIntyre: 'Film can inspire change' (COMMENT)

Sheffield Doc/Fest head on how the festival explores who is telling the stories, how are audiences watching, and who has the funds.

Stephen Frears

Stephen Frears: "Good writing is very important"

The director of Philomena, The Queen and new release Florence Foster-Jenkins spoke to NFTS students.

What happened when the 'Apocalypse' came to Denver

Visitors to the Denver Film Society who were unable to catch X-Men: Apocalypse at the Colorado non-profit’s signature Sie FilmCenter last weekend will get another opportunity this weekend. Why is this of note, you ask?