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Asian Shadows picks up Pema Tseden's Tharlo

2-Sep-2015 | By

Hong Kong-based sales company Asian Shadows has picked up world rights (outside Greater China) to Tibetan director Pema Tseden’s Tharlo, which will receive its world premiere in Venice’s Orizzonti section.

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Venice Film Market: Chinese presence declines

2-Sep-2015 | By

Venice Film Market director Pascal Diot has confirmed that Chinese involvement in the event has decreased markedly since last year.

Christoph Waltz

Christoph Waltz to head Zurich's Swiss jury

2-Sep-2015 | By Michael Rosser

Oscar-winning actor will also hold a keynote conversation at the Zurich Summit and present a screening of Inglourious Basterds.

Ofir Raul Graizer

Films Boutique to sell Ofir Raul Graizer's 'The Cakemaker'

2-Sep-2015 | By

Drama will explore gay relationships as well as connections between Israel and Germany.

Baby Bump

Venice's Barbera heralds success of Biennale College initiative

2-Sep-2015 | By

Venice Festival artistic director Alberto Barbera has hailed the success of the Festival’s groundbreaking Biennale College - Cinema programme in nurturing new work from young filmmakers around the world.

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Venice's Barbera heralds success of Biennale College initiative

Venice Festival artistic director Alberto Barbera has hailed the success of the Festival’s groundbreaking Biennale College - Cinema programme in nurturing new work from young filmmakers around the world.

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Hundred Regiments Offensive

'Hundred Regiments Offensive' pulls rank at China box office

Chinese netizens have been raising questions over the box office success of patriotic war movie, Hundred Regiments Offensive, released last weekend to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the defeat of the Japanese in the Second World War.

Straight Outta Compton

'Straight Outta Compton' debuts top of UK box office

Disney’s Inside Out continues its excellent run to reach $53m (£34.5m); Curzon Artificial Eye’s 45 Years records one of the strongest site averages of the weekend with $508,000 (£331,197) debut from 68 sites.

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Steven Polster

RightsTrade, BondIt strike deal

Steven Polster’s online film and television market has signed a strategic partnership with the entertainment financing firm to provide upfront liquidity from online licensing agreements.

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