The president and CEO is to depart the financer-producer on the back of the $500m-plus global success of triple Oscar-winner The Revenant, the company has confirmed.
Ahead of this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Screen looks back at the hits and misses of 2009 according to our jury of critics.
EXCLUSIVE: A Monster Calls and The Impossible director J.A. Bayona is reteaming with Lionsgate International as executive producer on the upcoming Cannes sales title Marrowbone.
EXCLUSIVE: Sandro Florin’s US-based sales agency will introduce the Venezuela-Colombia co-production to international buyers in Cannes later this month.
Festivals and Awards
Venice is to bolster its market offering with new VR and TV series elements.
EXCLUSIVE: Only a handful of exhibitors will be able to screen Ang Lee’s anticipated drama as the director intends.
The prototype is being revealed at the Future of Cinema conference (part of the NAB show) in Las Vegas this week.
Latest box office news
MAY 2 UPDATE: Disney dominates as The Jungle Book nears $700m worldwide and Zootopia becomes the biggest film of 2016 with $931.4m.
Disney’s live action hit held on to top berth for its third and almost certainly final weekend following a 31% decline that saw it add an estimated $42.4m.
EXCLUSIVE: Steven Davenport will be the primary IFB contact for all international productions shooting in Ireland.