By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

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.

Batman v Superman

Comment: four New Year's resolutions for the film industry in 2017

Unlocking the youth audience and moving beyond the superhero glut are among resolutions the industry might have in mind this year.

The Birth of a Nation

Comment: Diversity gains and double standards in 2016

Screen’s deputy editor Andreas Wiseman casts his eye over the film industry’s diversity triumphs and tribulations in 2016.


Comment: China offers UK film and TV companies "boundless opportunities"

“No better time for firms to explore their options,” says Neil Semple of the Department for International Trade.

Shot from the heart

Screen’s editor Matt Mueller casts his eye over some of this year’s awards season contenders.


Opinion: Populist Globes heap kudos on 'La La Land'

UPDATED: Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) voters like to keep everybody happy by spreading their largesse across as many contenders as possible.

Amazon Prime logo

How to stay profitable in the age of streaming

GUEST COMMENT: Guillaume de Chalendar from Bank Leumi outlines revenue opportunities for producers in the modern market.

Jeremy Kay

Declaration of independents

Moonlight and Manchester By The Sea are showing themselves to be serious contenders this awards season.

Indie spirit sets the scene

Screen editor Matt Mueller considers the Independent Spirit and British Independent Film Award nominations.

This year, all bets are off

Screen editor Matt Mueller considers the effects of Trump’s victory on this year’s awards season.

Tony Orsten

Imaginarium CEO: Content remains king but filmmakers must think beyond

Tony Orsten, CEO of VFX specialist Imaginarium Studios, whose credits include Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes, explains why film-makers need to think beyond content to be successful.

Streaming's final frontier (COMMENT)

Screen editor Matt Mueller looks back at AFM and discusses the continued emergence of VoD players.

Rules Don't Apply

'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.

Melissa Cogavin of ECA with Miki Gonzalez Version Digital

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.