UK PRODUCTION NEWS
While much attention was paid to Suffragette’s starry cast at last night’s BFI London Film Festival premiere, artistic director Clare Stewart and director Sarah Gavron both paid tribute on stage before the screening to the film’s exceptional behind-the-camera talent - many of whom received crucial support and career development from industry skills body Creative Skillset.
US PRODUCTION NEWS
The Hollywood and Japanese producers are joining forces on a live action, English-language version of the hit anime TV series.
EUROPE PRODUCTION NEWS
Iranian director Shirin Neshat to also receive support from German fund.
ASIA-PACIFIC PRODUCTION NEWS
Korea’s Next Entertainment World (NEW) and China’s Huace have launched a Beijing-based joint venture and announced their first projects.