BFI announce 'Star Wars: Episode IX' trainee scheme

The BFI and Lucasfilm previously worked together on ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’. 

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Harvey Weinstein federal probe underway – report

Step-up reflects mounting frustration over pace of local law enforcement investigations.


Ashok Amritraj, Bill Hader join Produced By Conference

Event runs on Paramount lot from JUne 9-10.

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Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, John Leguizamo join 'The Night Clerk'

Highland Film Group handles sales on thriller.

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'Avengers: Infinity War' becomes eighth film in North America to cross $600m

Tentpole becomes third Marvel Studios release to reach milestone.

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Devilworks' serial killer thriller 'Monochrome' sells to US, China, Korea

Gravitas Ventures will distribute the film stateside.

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Neuchâtel Festival industry programme to feature Timur Bekmambetov, 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Strand to focus on ‘major challenges of visual productions in the fantasy genre’.

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Comcast ready to trump Disney with Fox bid

A figure of $60bn has previously been mooted by reports in the US.

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Twentieth Century Fox Norway MD adds Sweden role

Tore Frederik Dreyer’s responsibilities will include the distribution of Warner Bros and Nordisk titles.

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Gender bias in UK film and TV writing revealed in new report

Little progress made in last ten years, according to WGGB study.

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Karlovy Vary Film Festival to honour 'Rain Man' director Barry Levinson

Levinson will accept the Crystal Globe for outstanding artistic contribution to world cinema.

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Cannes jury grid hit 'Burning' scores key deals including UK, Japan and Spain

Lee Chang-dong’s film set a new all-time record score on Screen’s jury grid.


STX Entertainment, Hulu strike 'Uglydolls' pact

Feature set to open in 2019; animated series in works.

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Edinburgh Film Festival 2018 full programme announced

Films starring Andrew Scott, Alex Lawther and Samantha Morton in line-up.


Cannes Palme d'Or winner 'Shoplifters' scores UK deal (exclusive)

Thunderbird Releasing picks up Cannes main prize winner.

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Richard Gere, Helen McCrory, Billy Howle cast in BBC Two drama ‘MotherFatherSon’

The eight-part drama was created and written by ‘American Crime Story’ writer Tom Rob Smith.

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Grindstone picks up 'American Exit' in Cannes (exclusive)

LA-based Cosmopolis financed father-son drama.


Raven Banner swoops on Directors’ Fortnight winner 'Climax' for Canada (exclusive)

The film premiered on the Croisette on May 13 and prompted an overnight US deal between A24 and sales agent Wild Bunch.

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'Solo: A Star Wars Story' heading towards $300m-plus global bow

Tentpole rolls out across most of the world this week.