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Articles from June 2012

BAFTA Board Seeks Membership Shake-Up
Members who have not worked in "a significant" production role in film, TV or video games in last five years will only be eligible to renew as associate (non-voting) members; membership categories to change.The board of BAFTA (The British Academy of...
Budgets on Trial
Film London gathered key industry figures, including Microwave's Mia Bays and filmmaker Julian Gilbey (A Lonely Place To Die) at the Edinburgh International Film Festival to discuss the merits of microbudget filmmaking.Low Budget on Trial took its cue...
Greenaway Reveals More Details about His Next Feature Food of Love at Moscow Co-Production Forum
Peter Greenaway revealed more details about his next feature Food Of Love when he pitched the project at this week's fourth Moscow Co-Production Forum as part of the Moscow Business Square.Speaking to an international audience which included such Russian...
Jerusalem Readies Two Separate Pitch Events
Lab established with Sam Spiegel school will host its pitching during Jerusalem Film Festival, which also hosts its own Pitch Point Sessions.The Jerusalem International Film Lab, established in 2011 at the initiative of the Sam Spiegel Film & Television...
Karlovy Vary Q&A: Alicia Cano - El Bella Vista
Receiving its world premiere in the Karlovy Vary Documentary Competition section, El Bella Vista is a quirky yet moving documentary about Uruguayan brothel El Bella Vista, its transvestite inhabitants and the small village community that wants to remove...
LoveFilm Inks Second-Window Film and TV Deal with Fox
Film titles available to include Black Swan, X-Men: First Class and Never Let Me Go;TV titles include 24, Prison Break, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel.SVOD and VOD service LoveFilm has closed a multi-year content deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television...
Magic Mike
Dir: Steven Soderbergh. US. 2012. 110minsWith a milieu that's more entertaining than its story, Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike casts Channing Tatum somewhat against type as a male stripper with entrepreneurial ambitions. The raunchy setting will certainly...
Masoumi Wins Best Film for Second Time at SIFF
The 15th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) closed last night with Iranian filmmaker Khosro Masoumi's Bear taking the top prize, best feature film, in the Golden Goblet Awards.Canadian filmmaker Micheline Lanctot's For The Love Of God won the...
New Film Planned about Julian Assange's Internet Dating Adventures
EXCLUSIVE: After his documentary on the imprisoned Russian oligarch Mikhail Khodorkovsky, German filmmaker Cyril Tuschi is now setting his sights on Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.Speaking exclusively to Screen, producers Jan Krüger and René Römert...
Palm Springs ShortFest Culminates with Awards Celebration
Julio O Ramos' Peru-US entry Behind The Mirrors (Detras Del Espejo) won the 2012 Palm Springs International ShortFest's Best Of Festival Award on Sunday (24).The winner receives a $2,000 cash prize and may become eligible to submit the film to for Oscar...
The Five-Year Engagement Romances UK Box Office
Universal's comedy knocks Prometheus off top spot with estimated $1.8m debut; Fox's action horror Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter opens closely behind on $1.7m.With an overall soft weekend due to the European football championships, Universal's comedy...
UK Premiere of Arena: Amy Winehouse to Open East End Film Festival
Documentary is one of 35 UK premieres at the 11th edition of the festival, which will also host 14 world premieres.Maurice Linnane's documentary Arena: Amy Winehouse, The Day She Came To Dingle will officially kick off the 11th edition of the East End...
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