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Articles from September 2016

Boost NL Launches at Holland Film Meeting
Boost NL, the new collaborative project between the Holland Film Meeting (HFM, Sept 22-25) and the International Film Festival Rotterdam's CineMart, is launching officially this week at the HFM, which began today at the Nederlands Film Festival in UtrechtThe...
Compact, Synchronicity Team for 'Una' Screenwriter's '9 Deaths'
John McKay's Compact Pictures and Scotland/US based production outfit Synchronicity Films are teaming to develop 9 Deaths, the next feature from Una screenwriter David Harrower.Rooney Mara and Ben Mendelsohn-starring Una [pictured] premiered at Telluride...
'Flemish Heaven': San Sebastian Review
Dir/scr. Peter Monsaert. Belgium, 2016, 112 minsPaid-for sex may be heavenly in the titular establishment of Flemish Heaven (Le Ciel Flamand), but its emotional ramifications are altogether hellish in this second feature by Belgian writer-director Peter...
IFTA Elections Choose Executive Committee, Board for 2016-18
Mongrel International president Charlotte Mickie was elected to the executive committee as vice-chair alongside Jay Joyce of Artist View Entertainment, Lloyd Kaufman of Troma Entertainment, and Almira Ravil of Screen Media.Michael Ryan of GFM Films (pictured)...
Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel Added to LFF Screen Talk Line-Up
This year's BFI London Film Festival (Oct 5-16) has bolstered its Screen Talk line-up and added two titles to its film programme.Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel - who star in Lion, playing as the American Express Gala at this year's festival - will join...
Protagonist, the Jokers, Backup Team on UK-France Co-Pro 'The Devil Outside'
UK sales outfit Protagonist, riding high offthe success of Toronto hit Lady Macbeth, has boarded world sales on Andrew Hulme's recently wrapped crime-horror The Devil Outside.Writer-director Hulme's BFI-backed follow up to his 2014 Cannes Official Selection...
Redeeming Features Bolsters Team
Fledgling UK production outfit Redeeming Features has bolstered its team with three hires as it plots growth across its production and film finance divisions.CEO Nathanael Wiseman has appointed Nathaniel-Antonio Lloyd as head of development. Lloyd was...
SPC Takes 'The Leisure Seeker'; Roadside Picks Up 'Tommy’s Honour'; O-Scope Moves on 'KEDi'
Sony Pictures Classics confirmed on Thursday it has acquired multiple rights from CAA and Bac Films to Paolo Virzì's follow-up to his acclaimed Cannes Directors' Fortnight selection Like Crazy.Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland star in the film, shooting...
'The Magnificent Seven' Rides out through SPRI, MGM
Highlights are expected from debuts in the UK, Germany, Mexico, Spain, Italy, Russia and Brazil.The western remake, which stars Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt and recently opened the Toronto International Film Festival, enters its second session in...
Zurich: Harvey Weinstein Says Trump "Appeals to the Worst in Us"
"It's a tough time for America right now, and we've just got to work hard and we've got to win [for Clinton]," Harvey Weinstein told press on the first day of the Zurich Film Festival, where his awards hopeful Lion got the event underway."We're living...
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