Exhibition news


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Serge Toubiana re-elected as president of France's Unifrance

His first task in new two-year term will be appointing replacement for managing director Isabelle Giordano.

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Philippines introduces new guidelines for theatrical releases

Opening days to be moved from Wednesday to Friday and films to be kept in cinemas for a minimum of one week.


'Pavarotti' to be Saudi Arabia's first wide theatrical documentary release

The Front Row, KNCC release follows the lifting of Saudi Arabia’s 30-year cinema ban at the end of 2017.

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CineEurope 2019: the key talking points

Topics ranged from emerging markets, digital challenges, and the combined might of Disney and Fox.

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UNIC unveils participants of third Women’s Cinema Leadership Programme

The initiative aims to boost women executives in the European exhibition sector.

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Phil Clapp re-elected president of European cinemas body UNIC

UK Cinema Association head Clapp has been UNIC president since 2013.

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Clarence Tsui to head Chinese arthouse chain Broadway Cinematheque

He replaces Gary Mak who worked with Edko Films for nearly 20 years.

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Imax to expand in Saudi Arabia despite moral controversies

“The market potential in Saudi Arabia is enormous.”


BFI's 'Playing the Bitch' season provokes debate with all-male director programme

The season has been described as “tone-deaf” by one Twitter user.

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Cannes chiefs on Netflix debate: "Everything will change in the four or five years to come"

Director Thierry Frémaux and president Pierre Lescure announced the 2019 Official Selection.

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IMAX signs deal with German partner to build company's largest screen

New theatre boasting 38-metre screen expected to open in 2020.

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Netflix in talks to acquire Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood

Site in heart of Hollywood offers opportunity for prestige world premieres.

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How to run a tiny box office market like Malta

Charles Pace has worked at FDA-owned KRS Releasing for 65 years.

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Six lessons from CinemaCon 2019

Netflix, Saudi Arabia, Disney on people’s minds.

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CinemaCon: Paramount brings Arnold Schwarzenegger, Taron Egerton, Jim Carrey

Footage shows character utter immortal line, “I’ll be back,” but it isn’t Schwarzenegger.

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AMC, exhibitors continue expansion plans in Saudi Arabia

IPic Entertainment plans to build between 25 and 30 locations throughout kingdom.

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Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham unleash ’Hobbs & Shaw’ footage at Universal CinemaCon session

must readPresentation features live performance by Jennifer Hudson from Cats and Yesterday star Himesh Patel.

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CinemaCon: Helen Mirren tells attendees 'I love Netflix, but f**k Netflix'

Feisty Warner Bros presentation promotes Joker, It: Chapter Two, Pokémon: Detective Pikachu, The Kitchen.