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'Little Joe'

BFI Distribution acquires ‘Little Joe’ for UK (exclusive)

Jessica Hausner’s sci-fi is set for UK release in February 2020.


Kino Lorber acquires Cannes Un Certain Regard prize-winner 'Beanpole' ahead of TIFF premiere (exclusive)

Oscar-nominated producer Alexander Rodnyansky (Loveless, Leviathan) of AR Content produced postwar drama.

La Cordillera Of Dreams

Icarus Films acquires feted Cannes doc 'The Cordillera Of Dreams' (exclusive)

Personal reflection on native Santiago concludes trilogy.


Cannes Critics' Week sci-fi 'Vivarium' lands US deal, XYZ Films scores territory sales

Vertigo Releasing acquires UK rights, The Jokers to distribute in France.


French-language dub of 'Parasite' in works as it draws 1m spectators in France

The Korean Palme d’Or winner has grossed approximately $8m in France to date.

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NonStop buying spree includes 'High Life', 'First Love' (exclusive)

The Scandinavian distributor has picked up 29 titles.

'It Must Be Heaven'

UK's New Wave Films buys Cannes quartet, reveals potential release plans (exclusive)

Robert Beeson talks about factors that impact release dates of Cannes films.

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Cannes Film Festival 2020 dates revealed

The Tuesday to Saturday schedule, introduced in 2018, has been retained once again.


Palme d'Or winner 'Parasite' grosses $2.8m from first week in France

On track to equal the $7.5m and 1m admissions of Blue Is The Warmest Colour in 2013.

For Sama

Cannes prize-winning doc 'For Sama' heading to France, Italy (exclusive)

Waad al-Kateab and Edward Watts’ film won the Prix L’Œil d’Or for best documentary at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

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Will 'Parasite' deliver the biggest box office ever of any Palme d'Or winner?

The South Korean black comedy has already grossed $38.5m after just one week on release.

Panda Bear In Africa

Cinema Management Group reports brisk Cannes sales on 'Panda Bear In Africa' (exclusive)

Palatin Media, Front Row among blue-chip buyers to pounce on animation.