All articles by Sandy George – Page 8

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    Screen Australia investments include overseas shoots

    2013-06-26T12:47:00Z

    Three features promised production investment from Screen Australia are to be partly filmed outside of the country.

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    Only God Forgives wins in Sydney

    2013-06-16T18:06:00Z

    Nicolas Winding Refn’s violent thriller, starring Ryan Gosling, wins top prize at the Sydney Film Festival.

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    Hugo Weaving agrees to ride Mule

    2013-05-28T10:05:00Z

    One of Australia’s most internationally recognised character actors, Hugo Weaving (The Lord Of The Rings, The Matrix), is to star in comedy The Mule, which recently went into production in Melbourne.

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    Screen Australia backs dozen

    2013-05-20T17:28:00Z

    Kriv Stenders, director of Red Dog, the eighth biggest Australian hit of all time in its home market, is attached to two of the 12 projects that have just received development money from Screen Australia.

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    Sydney unveils competition line-up

    2013-05-08T03:52:00Z

    Cannes titles Grigris and Borgman are among the 12 titles selected for the 60th Sydney Film Festival’s competition line-up.

  • Michael Tolkin and Chetan Bhagat on the panel
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    Filmart: Film adaptations help integrate cultures

    2013-04-02T10:32:00Z

    Indian investment banker-turned-novelist Chetan Bhagat said the Indian film industry is only recently becoming more active in adapting books for screen, but that shoudl grow as India’s independent film production sector grows.He noted that in India, commerical films are driven by the audience’s desire for escapism, formulaic stories and stars, ...

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    Sydney Film Festival opens archive

    2013-03-27T14:25:00Z

    Memories and films from past 60 years

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    Fear spreads for StudioCanal

    2013-03-20T00:01:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: StudioCanal has sold Sundance Film Festival title In Fear to Umbrella for Australia and New Zealand at Filmart.

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    Australia’s movie convention moves to October

    2013-03-20T00:01:00Z

    Move will highlight Christmas line-up and is hoped to attract new international delegates.

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    Dutch thriller Taped sells to Japan

    2013-03-19T11:33:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: New Select has acquired Japanese rights to the Dutch thriller Taped from Australian sales agent Odin’s Eye Entertainment at Filmart.

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    A new animal kingdom

    2013-03-19T07:10:00Z

    One family-friendly title at Filmart features Gregory Popovich sharing the spotlight with dozens of rescued cats and dogs.

  • I Know What You Did Last Summer
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    Jim Gillespie to direct Take Down

    2013-03-19T00:01:00Z

    Radiant Films International has signed on to represent the teen thriller Take Down, to be directed in the UK later in the year by I Know What You Did Last Summer director Jim Gillespie, from a script by Ransom writer Alexander Ignon.

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    Knight Rusty charges for Sola Media

    2013-03-19T00:01:00Z

    3D family film already a hit in Germany and sells widely.

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    Just Like A Woman selling well for Doc & Film

    2013-03-19T00:00:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Company also strikes deals for Berthe Morisot, Tenderness, Violette.

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    Chinese hits may have trouble travelling

    2013-03-18T12:42:00Z

    Filmart panel explores selling and branding of Chinese-language films.

  • Yifan Lai
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    Ten Asian projects in Filmart’s ACE line-up

    2013-03-18T04:11:00Z

    Ten producers and feature films from the region are among the 16 currently attending the third Hong Kong co-production lab held by Ateliers du Cinéma Européen (ACE) during Filmart.

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    Films Boutique makes Haneke doc sales

    2013-03-18T00:01:00Z

    EXCLUSIVE: Michael H Profession: Director sells to Australia, Taiwan, Canada and beyond.

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    Australian delegation returns to China

    2013-03-18T00:01:00Z

    An official delegation of Australian film producers, bureaucrats and film service company representatives are heading to China for the third round of formal meetings in four years.

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    Australia earmarks $21m for incentives

    2013-03-15T03:29:00Z

    The Australian government this week put aside $21m (A$20m) to attract high-budget international film production, but exactly how it is going to be used will not be known until the industry has been consulted, which may be a few weeks.

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    Cambodia's Sotho lines up Om-Tuk, Last Reel

    2013-02-15T15:23:00Z

    Filming wraps in a few days in Cambodia on the international co-production Om-Tuk which Australian writer/directors Amiel Courtin-Wilson and Michael Cody are producing alongside Phnom Penh-based Kulikar Sotho.