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'Working With Weinstein' doc: the key revelations

C4 film narrated by Zelda Perkins told the story of Weinstein’s 30-year relationship with the British film industry.

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Creative Skillset names Gareth Ellis-Unwin as head of film (exclusive)

Louise Jury also joins as director of marketing and communications.

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UK producer David Parfitt accuses Harvey Weinstein of assault

My Week With Marilyn producer makes claims in new Channel 4 documentary.

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Baftas 2018: The best speeches

#TimesUp was praised by many winners, as was the strength of British filmmaking talent.

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'Black Panther' posts biggest ever February opening at UK box office with £17.7m

Disney Marvel feature surpasses entire UK run of Captain America in first six days.

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DDI's Sci-fi 'Genesis' heading to UK, US and Japan

Genesis marks the third feature to hail from British writer-director duo Bart Ruspoli and Freddie Hutton-Mills.

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Baftas 2018: 'Three Billboards' triumphs at ceremony dominated by #TimesUp campaign

The night was dominated by messages of solidarity and support for the victims of sexual harassment and bullying.

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UK women in film call for end to harassment ahead of Baftas

Several Bafta attendees will bring activists with them to this year’s ceremony.

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Protagonist inks UK deal on Sundance hit 'The Kindergarten Teacher' (exclusive)

Thunderbird Releasing takes UK rights on Sara Colangelo’s Sundance hit.

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Zombie musical 'Anna And The Apocalypse' sells to UK (exclusive)

Fantastic Fest premiere in 2017 was followed by prize at Sitges.

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Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg thriller 'Terminal' sells to UK (exclusive)

Arrow Films takes title, notes for summer release.

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Six talking points ahead of the 2018 Baftas

The Shape Of Water stakes its claim but this is the most British line-up in years.

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Carnaby partners with Focus24 to launch post-production arm, VFX fund (exclusive)

Molinare’s Mark Foligno hired as head of post-production and development.

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Phil Davis, Larry Lamb to star in 'Brighton' based on Steven Berkoff play

They play husbands revisiting the seaside town with their wives.

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Newcastle's Tyneside Cinema to feature in doc 'The Dream Palace'

Film includes memories from visitors to the venue including Andrea Riseborough, Ken Loach.

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'Loving Vincent' producer launches new production company

Existing slate has co-pros with Trademark Films including Judi Dench spy pic Red Joan.