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Which film festivals are the most successful for launching an Oscar hopeful?

This year’s Oscars show the power of a Venice premiere.

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Glasgow Film Festival director on staying relevant for UK industry, growth plans

Festival director Allison Gardner previews the 2019 edition and looks to the future of the event.

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On set of 'Daniel', the true story of the Danish photographer captured by Isis

Niels Arden Oplev is directing the Danish drama about Daniel Rye.

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Screen critics' top films from Berlin 2019

sScreen International critics select some of the best titles from this year’s Berlinale.

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'Fantastic Beasts 2' VFX chief on puppets, JK Rowling and Brexit

Three-time Bafta Film Award nominee Christian Manz has been working in the Harry Potter universe for a decade and a half.

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'BlacKkKlansman' producers on pitching Spike Lee and the film's lasting impact

“We want this film to wake people the fuck up, and to talk about this very real problem, which is happening in society every single day, all the way to the Oval Office.”

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How UK-born producer Lynette Howell Taylor played a key role in 'A Star Is Born'

Los Angeles-based producer Lynette Howell Taylor, born in Liverpool, has produced more than 20 films since 2006.

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Nadine Labaki on how Oscar contender 'Capernaum' can "ignite some kind of change"

“It was the biggest victory for me to see my actors, who were struggling in real life to prove they legally exist, to be in Cannes, applauded and appreciated.”

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Rachel Weisz on 'The Favourite': "It's just great playing opposite women"

The actress tells Screen about loving her female co-stars and being directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.

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How Dogwoof hit the big time with Bafta winner 'Free Solo'

From humble beginnings, Dogwoof has quietly built up a thriving documentary production, sales and distribution company, and has just enjoyed its first £1m UK box-office hit.

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Oscars: Why a best actress nod is often as good as a female-driven film gets

Screen examines data that reveals how actresses have often been cut adrift from the awards mainstream

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Agnieszka Holland on her Berlinale competition title 'Mr. Jones'

Berlin Competition title Mr. Jones co-stars Vanessa Kirby and Peter Sarsgaard.

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Tomorrow Studios chief talks Amazon's 'Hanna' TV series

Screen talks to producers Tomorrow Studios about its slate of feature film-based TV series.

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After the success of 'Cold War', what next for the Polish film industry?

Poland has a new cash rebate for incoming films and a national film institute that is focused on building up international collaborations.

Dieter Kosslick presenting Katriel Schory with his Berlinale Camera award in 2018

Where next for Israeli cinema?

As Israel Film Fund chief Katriel Schory prepares to retire after 20 years at the helm, Screen asks where the industry he helped nurture is heading.

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