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EXCLUSIVE: Sales outfit has a trio of documentaries playing in the festival’s world documentary competition.
New 2% levy would be imposed on advertising revenue from sites specialised in online video.
EXCLUSIVE: Joint initiative Propellor Film Tech Hub will champion innovation in how films are produced, distributed and experienced; fourth partner is Berlin-based company Cinemathon.
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Veteran producer talks to Screen as he receives a lifetime achievement award from Zurich Film Festival.
The hottest German-language projects in the works from celebrated veterans and talented newcomers.
From the tipped star of Cate Shortland’s Lore to new directors attracting a cult following, Screen profiles Germany’s talents to watch.
Generous financing options, ambitious film-makers and world-class facilities are making Germany a vital co-producer.
Germany’s network of film funds has made the territory a key international co-producer.
Eastern Europe 2012
As the T-Mobile New Horizons film festival (July 19-29) kickstarts the Polish Days initiative, Marcin J Sobczak explains how government support and an emphasis on co-productions is giving the Polish film industry a stronger international standing.
After one false start in 2006, Woody Allen has finally made a film in Paris, which has been selected to open Cannes this year. Melanie Goodfellow discovers how the master film-maker shot all over the city last summer
How can international films make a mark at the Italian box office in 2011 when local films tackling timely subjects are dominating?
CNC and Unifrance announce new €12m export plan for French cinema.
CNC cites rise in attendance due to strong French productions including Jacques Cousteau biopic The Odyssey.