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Articles from June 2013

Blue Zoo Taps into Skillset Fund
Creative Skillset has announced that animation production company Blue Zoo has become the first company to co-invest in its Skills Investment Fund, which is matched pound for pound by the UK government.Blue Zoo's Digby Dragon is one of the first five...
Compromise Now Possibly on the Cards for Audiovisual Sector in EU-US Talks
France may be stopped from using its veto to stop free-trade talks beginning soon with the US.Until now, France's Trade Minister Nicole Bricq was planning to vote against the negotiating mandate if audiovisual services were not excluded from the negotiations.Speaking...
FrightFest to Open with the Dead 2: India
Genre festival to close with Big Bad Wolves.Film4 FrightFest will open its 2013 edition with The Ford Brothers' The Dead 2: India [pictured] and will close with the UK premiere of Aharon Keshales & Navot Papushado's revenge thriller Big Bad Wolves.The...
Palin: TV Production like Selling Toilet Paper
Michael Palin, the travel documentary presenter and Monty Python comedian, has taken a swipe at some modern forms of documentary storytelling.Palin, who has made several travel series for the BBC including Sahara, Himalaya and most recently Brazil, said:...
Shanghai to Kick off with Monsters University
Guests will linclude Helen Mirren, Taylor Hackford, Oliver Stone, Tom Hooper.The 16th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) is set to open tomorrow (June 15) with the Asian premiere of Monsters University. The Pixar 3D comedy prequel marks the...
Superman Flies into First Weekend
Spurred on by Wednesday's record opening day in the Philippines, Warner Bros Pictures International's Man Of Steel bursts into 24 markets day-and-date with North America.The Superman tale debuts in the UK, Mexico and South Korea and grossed $1.7m on...
UK's Metrodome Goes on 13-Film Buying Spree
EXCLUSIVE: Buys include Gerard Johnson's Hyena from Number 9 and Film4, latest film from Lukas Moodyson, and FrightFest closer.Metrodome has announced UK and Irish acquisition deals for a slew of hot new titles, including Wish You Were Here [pictured]...
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