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Titles this year range from Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai to John Landis’s An American Werewolf In London.
The strand will be bookended by Alice Lowe’s Prevenge and Xander Robin’s Are We Not Cats [pictured].
Newly appointed DCMS minister Matt Hancock will also be tackling cyber security in his role.
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Dir: Sven Taddicken. Germany 2016, 101 mins
Dir/scr: Ivan I. Tverdovsky. Russia/France/Germany, 2016. 87 mins
Dir. Sébastien Laudenbach. France. 2016. 75 mins
Spanish writer-director’s futuristic spin on the Frankenstein story received its world premiere in Montreal on Saturday [July 23].
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.
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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?
The 28 EU states recorded grosses of $8.4bn in 2015, says a report from the European Audiovisual Observatory.
EXCLUSIVE: The Panama Papers scandal is a factor in the below-par box office performance of Julieta in Spain, according to producer Agustín Almodóvar.