AFM Features – Page 6

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    Umedia’s moment of Grace

    2013-11-07T13:31:00Z

    The fast-growing production, financing and distribution company has rebranded its multiple operations under one name and is ramping up its production slate. Michael Rosser reports

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    Zach Braff, Wish I Was Here

    2013-11-06T18:24:00Z

    Zach Braff is back behind the camera, directing his first feature in nine years. He tells JEREMY KAY why he was right to get help from the crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter.

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    AFM 2013: Market forces

    2013-11-06T14:48:00Z

    This year’s American Film Market (Nov 6-13) will take place against a backdrop of US economic instability, but it’s the small screen that is likely to be the hot topic of conversation, as Jeremy Kay reports

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    AFM 2013 Product Guide

    2013-11-05T18:01:00Z

    Browse Screen International’s American Film Market (AFM) product guide here.

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    George Sluizer, Dark Blood

    2013-11-04T13:30:00Z

    The director talks about completing Dark Blood, which halted production following the death of lead actor River Phoenix.

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    AFM buyers seek quality and cast

    2012-11-15T15:46:00Z

    UPDATED: Buyers may have been reporting high prices but this year’s American Film Market underlined the strength and resourcefulness of the independent space. Jeremy Kay analyses the market.

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    Belle

    2012-11-02T19:02:00Z

    Bafta-winning writer/director Amma Asante returns with an unusual period drama. Wendy Mitchell visits the set of Belle, which is produced by Damian Jones and sold by Bankside

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    Buying American

    2012-11-01T04:14:00Z

    The enduring strength of the independent sector will be a source of comfort at a time when genuine star-driven projects are thin on the ground. Jeremy Kay reports

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    The Quiet Ones

    2012-11-01T02:58:00Z

    John Pogue’s supernatural thriller The Quiet Ones , starring Jared Harris, Sam Claflin and newcomer Olivia Cooke, is inspired by a real 1970s poltergeist experiment. Wendy Mitchell visits the set of Hammer’s latest spooky production.

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    AFM buzz: UK sellers

    2012-10-31T16:07:00Z

    High-profile titles include Imagine starring Al Pacino, Roger Michell’s new rom-com, and a Nelson Mandela biopic. Andreas Wiseman reports.

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    AFM buzz: US sellers

    2012-10-31T10:32:00Z

    New titles include Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf Of Wall Street and Panorama’s The Voices. Jeremy Kay reports.

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    AFM dailies digital editions

    2011-11-06T01:15:00Z

    If you missed an issue of our AFM 2011 print editions, you can catch up with all five issues here.

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    AFM Buzz: US sellers

    2011-11-02T05:00:00Z

    Hot projects from US sellers include Ron Howard’s Formula 1 film Rush from Exclusive; Woody Allen’s next film from Focus Features International; Hyde Park’s Iraq-set action thriller Thunder Run; and many more.

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    AFM buzz: UK sellers

    2011-11-02T05:00:00Z

    From UK-based sales companies, Pathé brings Luke Evans-starrer No One Lives [pictured]; K5 has footage of Paul Walker in Vehicle 19; Goldcrest offers a new film from Penelope Spheeris; and Protagonist unveils 3D footage from hot sequel StreetDance 2, plus more buzzy projects.

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    Ron Howard

    2011-11-01T15:56:00Z

    Ron Howard will drop in to the AFM this week to rally support among buyers for Rush, a rare foray into the independent space for the director of hits like The Da Vinci Code, A Beautiful Mind and Apollo 13.

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    Cracking the US market

    2010-12-09T14:38:00Z

    At the recent AFM, there was a new breed of buyer seeking innovative means to bring Asian product to American audiences. Liz Shackleton investigates.

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    Coming to America

    2010-11-05T12:13:00Z

    The number of deals at last year’s American Film Market heralded a thaw in the independent sales sector. Jeremy Kay assesses how the sales arena is looking ahead of this year’s AFM (Nov 3-10) while Screen writers profile a selection of English-language market debuts heading to Santa Monica

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    AFM Buzz: Foreign-Language Films

    2010-11-01T09:26:00Z

    A selection of the hottest new foreign-language films heading to the AFM

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    Pragmatism and optimism at AFM

    2009-11-12T14:10:00Z

    It has been a gruelling year for the independent sector but last week’s American Film Market delivered a much-needed jolt of energy to the industry, with buyers quick to snap up top-end product. Jeremy Kay takes the temperature in Santa Monica

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    France at AFM

    2009-11-04T09:15:00Z

    A project with real bite, cabaret nights and seeing red.