Read Screen International’s daily magazines from the 12th Zurich Film Festival here.
Vitagraph Films will be touting Sonia Braga for Best Actress at next year’s Academy Awards.
Studios saw healthy returns in Switzerland in 2015, but this left little room for local distributors to manoeuvre.
Festivals and Awards
Campaign aimed at raising $127,000 (£95,000) to fund technology improvements, product development and marketing for world cinema VOD platform.
EDEF to showcase event cinema and VR.
Latest box office news
Antoine Fuqua scored a career high $35m debut as his western reboot starring frequent collaborator Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt opened top.
Sony’s The Magnificent Seven rides to $19.2m from 63 markets; Warner Bros’ Storks lands with $18.3m from its 33 markets.
The Ink Factory production team will pick up the Team Of The Year Award, accountant Pollyanna Gill wins Spotlight Award.