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Articles from January 21

Bafta Honours Film4's Sue Bruce-Smith, Cinematographer Roger Pratt
Duo received outstanding contribution awards at separate events.Bafta presented special awards to Sue Bruce-Smith and Roger Pratt at separate events this weekend.Bruce-Smith, deputy director at Film4, was recognised for her outstanding contribution to...
China Box Office: 'Bumblebee' Flies High for Third Week
Paramount’s ’Transformers’ prequel up to $134m after 17 days.The Chinese box office remained lacklustre in the period of January 14-20, which saw a slight week-on-week decrease. While Bumblebee continued to fly high with its third week at the top and...
Cinema Management Group Adds 'Dia De Muertos' to Sales Slate (Exclusive)
Sales to launch in Berlin; Videocine sets Mexico release.Edward Noeltner’s Los Angeles-based Cinema Management Group (CMG) has picked up worldwide sales rights excluding Latin America to the Mexican CGI family animation Dia de Muertos.The title from...
'Edmond': Review
The story of Cyrano de Bergerac continues to delight in Alexis Michalik’s delightful ‘origins’ storyDir-scr: Alexis Michalik. France. 2019. 112mins.Screenwriter and director Alexis Michalik’s peppy, funny and marvelously designed Edmond started out as...
Emer Reynolds to Direct Feature Doc about Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott (Exclusive)
The documentary is backed by Screen Ireland and Eagle Rock Pictures.The life and music of rock icon Phil Lynott is to be documented in Phil Lynott: Songs For While I’m Away, to be directed by the award-winning Irish filmmaker Emer Reynolds. The documentary...
Film Constellation Boards Sundance-Bound 'Premature' (Exclusive)
Film is second feature from director Rashaad Ernesto Green.London-based sales and financing house Film Constellation has picked up international rights to Rashaad Ernesto Green’s second feature, Premature.The film will premiere in the NEXT strand of...
'Glass' Tops 'Mary Queen of Scots' at UK Box Office
M. Night Shyamalan’s Glass opens with £3.4m bow.Today’s GBP to USD conversion rate: 1.29Rank Film (Distributor) Three-day gross (Jan 18-Jan 20) Total gross to date Week1 Glass (Disney) £3.3m £3.4m 12 Mary Queen Of Scots (Universal) £2.1m...
Great Point Media Teams with the Development Partnership on Film Slate
Titles include ‘Chasing Agent Freegard’ with James Norton.UK-based finance and sales outfit Great Point Media is teaming with The Development Partnership, the production initiative run by talent firm The Artists Partnership, on a slate of feature films.Great...
Mark Batey to Leave the UK's Film Distributors' Association (Exclusive)
Batey will work with president David Puttnam to review FDA’s future direction.Mark Batey is to step down from his position as chief executive of the UK’s Film Distributors’ Association (FDA), after 20 years in the post, this spring. His sucessor has...
'ROMA' Named Film of the Year by London Critics' Circle
’The Favourite’ wins four including British/Irish Film.Alfonso Cuarón’s ROMA won film of the year at the 39th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards, held last night (January 21) at The May Fair Hotel.Cuarón also picked up director of the year, in a category...
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