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EXCLUSIVE: Nordic co-production readies spring shoot.
EXCLUSIVE: Stephen Chow’s comedy grossed a record $41m on its opening day in China, a record for a domestic title.
EXCLUSIVE: Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years follow-up will shoot in the US this summer.
Festivals and Awards
Russell Tovey-starring film to open the 30th anniversary of the BFI’s annual LGBT film festival.
Cine-Logistics operates the delivery of films to German exhibitors and also holds an archive of assets for 6500 titles.
Online start-up We Got POP has received $660,000 from investors also including Richard Northcott and Richard Fearn.
The Chinese-Australian co-pro is currently shooting in Australia.
Latest box office news
Universal comedy Dad’s Army leads Fri-Sun with $3m (£2.07m) from 585 sites.
FEBRUARY 8 UPDATE: DreamWorks Animation’s latest tentpole held on to top spot as a trio of new openers arrived with a whimper including Berlinale opener Hail, Caesar! from the Coen Bros.