Analysis

  • Features

    Box office analysis 2015: Germany

    2015-11-20T07:00:00Z

    SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: A slapstick comedy has become the biggest local film of all time in what is set to be the most successful year at the German box office in history.

  • Minions
    Features

    Box office analysis 2015: France, Germany, Spain

    2015-11-20T07:00:00Z

    SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: Screen surveys the European box office landscape in 2015 and charts the top 25 titles of the year to date in three key territories.

  • Features

    Box office analysis: foreign-language films in the US

    2015-11-13T10:46:00Z

    SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS: The top 40 foreign-language films at the US box office to date in 2015 and how they have performed.

  • Features

    Drawing power: animation special

    2015-06-25T13:20:00Z

    While Hollywood continues to dominate animation globally, European distributors and producers are increasingly looking to grab a slice of the pie. Geoffrey Macnab looks at the state of play.

  • Features

    Charlie Hebdo: fallout within the film industry

    2015-05-11T13:47:00Z

    The attack on Charlie Hebdo sent shockwaves through the creative industries. Andreas Wiseman considers the fallout within the film industry and gauges the climate for challenging film-making

  • Features

    Roundtable: Tapping into talent

    2014-06-19T18:06:00Z

    Industry experts gathered at a Creative England, British Council and Screen International roundtable in Cannes to discuss ways to support new film-making talent. Andreas Wiseman recaps the key discussion points.

  • Features

    Creative Week: creative solutions

    2014-06-19T17:27:00Z

    At MBI’s inaugural Creative Week, some 800 delegates heard about the latest inspiring work across new and old platforms. Andreas Wiseman highlights the discussions across a variety of industry issues.

  • 3D audience
    Features

    US exhibition: the people’s choices

    2014-04-02T16:44:00Z

    John Hazelton examines how US exhibitors are changing along with audiences, including offering an enhanced cinema experience with more varied options

  • Filming
    Features

    UK film finance: BFI backs joined-up approach

    2014-04-02T14:57:00Z

    A new joint-venture scheme from the BFI aims to drive up investment in UK independent films by helping producers and distributors to share the risks and rewards of distribution.

  • Features

    Bonds put safety first

    2013-11-06T14:44:00Z

    Traditionally regarded with wariness by European and Asian producers, completion bonding is an increasingly important part of any production. Geoffrey Macnab explores the landscape