Production wraps in Australia on Jocelyn Moorhouse feature.
Rees to step down after four years as CEO; Karen Stacey interim CEO.
FilmNation Entertainment has sold a roughly one-third stake of the company valued at $18m to Roadshow in a strategic partnership that sees both parties seek to expand their production operations.
Festivals and Awards
Ida has continued its winning streak by being voted as the winner of the eighth LUX Film Prize by members of the European Parliament.
EXCLUSIVE: Sales companies to get marketing and distribution support thanks to €800k backing.
At the second VFX + Animation Summit Dublin, international experts and growing local companies gathered to talk about issues such as global competition, tight schedules and training needs. Wendy Mitchell reports.
Latest box office news
CHINA BOX OFFICE: Zhang Yibai’s Fleet Of Time stayed at the top of China’s box office in its second week, grossing $35.64m from 6.3 million admissions.
Warner Bros’ climactic Hobbit outing posts chart-topping $15.3m (£9.76m) bow; StudioCanal’s Paddington becomes distributor’s highest grossing release of all time.