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Articles from June 2017

Breaking Glass Pictures Moves on Icelandic LGBT Horror 'Rift'
EXCLUSIVE: Icelandic film to debut in winter 2017.Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired North American rights to Erlingur Thoroddsen's Icelandic LGBT horror and upcoming Outfest selection Rift.The distributor acquired North American rights in April and...
'Chasing Coral', 'Icarus' Directors on Why They Struck Deals with Netflix
Bryan Fogel and Jeff Orlowski explain the appeal of Netflix for doc-makers.Documentary-makers heading to Sheffield Doc/Fest this weekend with Netflix-backed films have said there is "no silver bullet" to quell distribution dilemmas casting a shadow over...
John Henshaw, Dave Johns, Harry Melling Join 'Trautmann'
EXCLUSIVE: Further cast attached to soccer drama include Gary Lewis, Michael Socha and Chloe Harris.UK-Germany co-pro Trautmann, a biopic of legendary German goalkeeper Bert Trautmann, has rounded out its cast and begun filming in Northern Ireland.Joining...
Media Production Show: Best of the Industry in One Place
What's on offer at this year's Media Production Show.The Media Production Show brings together inspiring industry speakers and some of the biggest broadcast equipment manufacturers. Here we present a selection of what's on offerSome of the biggest manufacturers...
Production Begins on Sci-Fi Thriller 'Code 8'
Filming to continue in Toronto until mid-July 2017; Elevation targets 2019 Canada release.Principal photography has commenced on Jeff Chan's sci-fi thriller Code 8.Code 8 is set in a world where four percent of the population is born with supernatural...
Seville International Strikes Sales on 'Pecking Order'
EXCLUSIVE: North American deal among those concluded.Montreal-based Seville International has licensed territory rights to Slavko Martinov's feelgood documentary Pecking Order, which premiered at Hot Docs in May and will screen in competition at the...
Sundance Institute Unveils Documentary Edit and Story Labs Selections
Labs take place over two sessions at Sundance Resort, Utah, in July.Sundance Institute has announced the eight projects selected for its annual Documentary Edit and Story Labs.The Documentary Edit and Story Lab is centred on nurturing non-fiction storytellers...
Sundance Selects Punches for 'The Cage Fighter'
Documentary gets US deal ahead of international premiere at Doc/Fest.Sundance Selects has taken US rights to Jeff Unay's documentary and directorial feature debut The Cage Fighter.The film had its world premiere at the San Francisco International Film...
UK Doc Outfits Roast Beef, Nutopia Strike Production Partnership
Companies set to collaborate on feature and TV docs.Ahead of this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest, UK documentary specialist companies Roast Beef Productions and Nutopia have struck a creative partnership to produce feature and television projects.Roast Beef,...
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