Production News



Sarajevo teams with Cannes Directors' Fortnight on short film initiative

Six directors from the region will produce shorts to screen in 2019.

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Serbian producer Milos Antic moves ahead with Sam Peckinpah’s 'Castaway'

Rights agreement between legendary director and novellist green-lights existential parable.

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Netflix, Skydance add Mélanie Laurent to '6 Underground' cast

César Award winner joins Michael Bay action film.

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Speculation on Global Road funding raises alarm

Company recently pulled Johnny Depp crime drama City Of Lies from release.

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First look at Amazon's 'The Aeronauts' with Felicity Jones, Eddie Redmayne

Project directed by Tom Harper has begun filming in UK.

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YouTube star Tanya Burr joins cast of UK horror 'Cassette' (exclusive)

Marcus Harben to make feature debut on found-footage horror.

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France, Bosnia and Herzegovina sign co-production treaty in Sarajevo

Countries aim to increase co-production ties with new agreement.

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Tyler Perry Studios brings production chief Michelle Sneed back into fold

Film and TV executive previously worked with Perry for six years.

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Netflix’s first Arabic language original series 'Jinn' starts shooting

‘Jinn’ follows a group of Arab teenagers as a supernatural force enters their world.

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Lionsgate in first-look deal with faith-based producers of 'I Can Only Imagine'

Pact follows studio’s success with Hacksaw Ridge, The Shack, I Can Only Imagine.

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San Sebastian’s Europe-Latin America co-pro forum selects 17 projects

The seventh edition received 223 submissions, a 34% rise.

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Dating app Bumble awards £100,000 to female filmmakers

Five teams selected for first round of Female Film Force initiative.

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Beta boards Caroline Link's 'When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit' (exclusive)

Adaptation of Judith Kerr’s novel is now shooting in Germany.

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Margot Robbie posts first image as Sharon Tate in 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'

Tate’s sister endorses Quentin Tarantino’s vision.

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'The Florida Project' director Sean Baker hoping to make two films back-to-back

Director aims to start shooting new projects next year.

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Anya Taylor-Joy, Finn Cole, Dean-Charles Chapman, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo join 'Here Are The Young Men'

Eoin C. Macken’s coming-of-age-drama is backed by Screen Ireland.

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Asian Project Market selects 29 projects for 2018

401 projects applied this year, an increase of 30 percent on 2017.

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Pulse Films hires Protagonist COO for key scripted film and TV role

Pulse producer Lucas Ochoa has also been promoted to CCO.


Netflix orders 'Baahubali' prequel series

The two seasons will take place before the events of the Baahubali film franchise.

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Jessica Chastain to produce and star in 'Eve' for Voltage Pictures

The character-driven action tale will be written and directed by Matthew Newton.