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Articles from February 2014

Beta Secures Berlin Winner Deals
EFM: Brisk business for Beta Cinema; Pandastorm buys five.Beta Cinema's two Competition titles - Dietrich Brüggemann's Stations Of The Cross and Edward Berger's Jack - were the Munich-based sales company's top-selling titles at this year's European Film...
Cineworld Pulls Stranger by the Lake
UK cinema chain has pulled Cannes winner from screens ahead of release.UK cinema chain Cineworld has pulled Cannes Un Certain Regard entry Stranger By The Lake from its circuit days before the film's release.Due for release this weekend in at least five...
Distribution: Anchor Bay Tastes in the Blood
Anchor Bay Films and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment have signed a joint distribution agreement to release In The Blood day-and-date in theatres, on VOD and on iTunes on April 4.Former MMA star Gina Carano leads an ensemble cast of Cam Gigandet,...
Front Row Secures Berlin Haul
EXCLUSIVE: Near 20-film haul includes God's Pocket, Bill, Pound of Flesh, Backtrack, Testament of Youth, The Guest.Dubai-based distributor Front Row Filmed Entertainment did brisk business at the European Film Market (EFM) in Berlin last week, locking...
ITV Buys Stake in US Indie DiGa
Fourth US indie deal in 18 monthsITV has acquired DiGa Vision, the US indie responsible for MTV's remake of Teen Wolf.The deal marks ITV's fourth US indie deal in the last 18 months following the purchases of Duck Dynasty producer Gurney Productions,...
LLGFF Renamed BFI Flare
London LGBT film festival reveals full programme; Sundance/Berlin winner 52 Tuesdays booked as closing film; VoD plans.Scroll down for programme highlightsThe long-running London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival (LLGFF) is to be renamed BFI Flare: London...
Meryl Streep to Join Suffragette
EXCLUSIVE: From Iron Lady to feminist icon - Meryl Streep to join Carey Mulligan in women's suffrage drama.Meryl Streep is set to play iconic political activist Emmeline Pankhurst in Ruby Films drama Suffragette, which begins shooting in the UK on Monday...
NAS Doc to Open Tribeca
The world premiere of Time is Illmatic followed by a performance by the hip-hop star will kick off the 13th Tribeca Film Festival on April 16.The film charts the course of Nas' landmark 1994 debut album, Illmatic. The artist will take to the stage after...
Noah Cowan to Lead SFFS
The new executive director becomes the fourth person in less than three years to lead the San Francisco Film Society (SFFS) and arrives after five years at the head of TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto.Cowan's appointment becomes effective on March 3 and...
Nordisk Launches Distribution Initiatives
Budget boost of $600,000 covers digital distribution and more.Nordisk Film & TV Fond has launched four new distribution support projects with an extra budget of around $600,000 (NOK3.5m) for a trial period of one year.The focus is on supporting Nordic...
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