All Territory Focus articles – Page 2

  • Son of Saul
    Features

    Films Distribution: academy of film

    2016-01-06T10:27:00Z

    The founders of Paris-based sales outfit Films Distribution talk to Melanie Goodfellow about their diverse slate, which includes foreign-language Oscar hopeful Son Of Saul.

  • Pattaya
    Features

    Rendez-vous in Paris

    2016-01-06T10:22:00Z

    International buyers are heading to Paris for a first glimpse at the new French films of the year at Unifrance’s annual Rendez-vous with French Cinema.

  • Inside Or Outside
    Features

    Buzz Titles: China & Hong Kong

    2015-11-02T06:00:00Z

    SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS : High-rolling sequels, a Wong Kar Wai-produced rom-com and Johnnie To’s latest crime thriller: Liz Shackleton previews the top titles marching out of China and Hong Kong

  • Monster Hunt
    Features

    China & HK: indie and arthouse space facing challenges

    2015-11-02T06:00:00Z

    SCREEN SUBSCRIBERS : Despite another record year at the Chinese box office, buyers, sellers and distributors in the independent and arthouse space have less to celebrate.

  • the way he looks
    Features

    Territory focus: The changing colours of Brazil

    2015-10-07T10:37:00Z

    Fuelled by generous incentives, Brazilian cinema is healthy and robust, and local film-makers are reflecting their country’s improved circumstances, drifting away from the focus on poverty, violence and social issues that have become familiar to international audiences. Elaine Guerini reports.

  • colombia territory focus
    Features

    Territory Focus: Colombia

    2015-09-29T15:37:00Z

    Colombia has hit its cinematic stride with prizes in Cannes and foreign productions drawn to its film-friendly incentives.

  • Mon Roi
    Features

    France Focus: producers

    2015-05-12T09:50:00Z

    French producers are rising to the challenges in the changing landscape of finance and production. Melanie Goodfellow meets some of the most enterprising players.

  • Two Friends
    Features

    France Focus: fast forward

    2015-05-12T09:47:00Z

    As France celebrates 120 years of cinema, its film industry is facing economic pressures and a production downturn. But entrepreneurial producers are already finding solutions.

  • Palm Trees in the Snow
    Features

    Territory Focus: Spain

    2015-02-04T20:46:00Z

    Spain is not an easy territory to categorise. In many ways, it is a cinema industry of contrasts.

  • Battle for the box office
    Features

    Spain: battle for the box office

    2015-02-04T20:46:00Z

    Spain has seen a box-office boom in 2014 but admissions were driven by discount ticket schemes. Distributors and exhibitors are looking for new solutions, Juan Sarda reports.

  • Regression
    Features

    Spain: hot projects

    2015-02-04T20:45:00Z

    A preview of some of the most-anticipated Spanish productions and co-productions of the year, from big-budget English-language dramas to Pedro Almodovar’s next women-centric tale. By Juan Sarda.

  • A Spanish Affair
    Features

    Spain: Overview - a torrid affair

    2015-02-04T20:39:00Z

    Why are some Spanish producers struggling when home-grown titles are enjoying unprecedented success at the local box office, asks Juan Sarda.

  • The Water Diviner
    Features

    TERRITORY FOCUS: Australia

    2014-11-05T16:59:00Z

    There is much to champion in Australia this year, and Screen is thrilled to highlight a few of these talents and trends.

  • Gone With The Bullets
    Features

    TERRITORY FOCUS: China

    2014-11-05T16:47:00Z

    Screen’s third China special looks at Sino-US collaborations and the trends shaping domestic production.

  • Transformers: Age Of Extinction
    Features

    China: A territory transformed

    2014-11-03T11:10:00Z

    The Chinese market once again proved its might with Transformers 4’s record-setting box office; but beyond the tentpoles are changing trends in finance, audiences and production. Liz Shackleton assesses the state of the industry in 2014.

  • Gone With The Bullets
    Features

    China: Revolutionising content

    2014-11-03T11:10:00Z

    The three internet companies known collectively as BAT are having a major impact on the Chinese film industry. Liz Shackleton reports on what the major players are producing and why they want to sit across the entire value chain.

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend
    Features

    China: The next big things

    2014-11-03T11:10:00Z

    From stories of modern romance in Beijing to a Chinese-language rom-com scripted by Justin Lin and the controversial Crouching Tiger sequel, Liz Shackleton previews some of the hottest films coming out of China.

  • Aftershock
    Features

    Welcome to Chilewood

    2014-10-16T17:46:00Z

    Eli Roth and his Santiago-based partner Nicolas Lopez talk to Jeremy Kay about how they are reinventing the rules of film-making and turning their energy and ideas into a genre boom in Chile

  • Runar Runarsson
    Features

    Iceland: Hot talent - a cool dozen

    2014-10-01T17:17:00Z

    Despite local budget cuts, Iceland’s directors and producers are preparing a slew of exciting projects. Wendy Mitchell talks to 12 of the country’s top talents.

  • everest
    Features

    Iceland: Baltasar Kormakur & Agnes Johansen, RKV Studios

    2014-10-01T17:17:00Z

    Film-maker Baltasar Kormakur and his producing partner Agnes Johansen talk to Wendy Mitchell about building RVK Studios, a Reykjavik firm that has global ambitions while staying true to its local roots.