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MPA Europe chief: seven suggestions for the new UK culture secretary

Stan McCoy on the key agendas Matt Hancock should be looking into.

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Comment: the challenge of getting your film into UK cinemas is only going to grow

The lacklustre acquisitions market points to contextual challenges.

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Comment: 'Weinstein scandal is a wake-up call for us all'

“This is a long-overdue correction the industry has desperately needed.”

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Comment: 'Weinstein accusations speak to a larger industry problem'

The allegations raining down on the disgraced mogul suggest the need for some deep industry soul-searching.

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BFI's Ben Roberts: how and why we're reforming the Film Fund

Roberts details the changes to the BFI Film Fund, in his own words.

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Cannes shake-up in store

Screen editor Matt Mueller weighs in on the Cannes press screening debate.

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Thinking outside the festival

Screen editor Matt Mueller looks back on the first edition of Jerusalem’s Think Fest.

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Why Hollywood needs to rethink Comic-Con

Content creators should bring more footage, more news, and a surprise or two.


How to navigate the defamation minefield of movie biopics

Lee & Thompson associate solicitor Emma Teichmann reveals how filmmakers can avoid falling into a libel trap.

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COMMENT: Kim Longinotto on tackling difficult subjects on film

The filmmaker explores the moral grey areas of making powerful documentaries ahead of Sheffield Doc/Fest.

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COMMENT: Jolyon Rubinstein, 'it's time to rejuvenate on-screen satire'

Actor and director talks shattering taboos in a topsy-turvy world ahead of Doc/Fest panel.

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COMMENT: Doc/Fest celebrates the physicality of film

Festival director Liz McIntyre talks capturing non-verbal narratives

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Cannes 2017: Competition Blog

Screen International’s chief critic Fionnuala Halligan blogs on the Cannes Competition.


Filming with drones: a legal guide

Sarah Lazarides from law firm Harbottle & Lewis on what you need to know before using a drone on a film shoot.

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UKCA chief: three challenges facing UK exhibition

UKCA chief Phil Clapp lays out the key issues facing the UK’s cinema sector ahead of the UKCA’s annual conference in London.