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Cannes 2020 Special: the Festival returns to the Croisette!

It’s what we were all hoping for, and now it’s been decided: the Festival will be at Cannes in this very…
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Berlinale is Going Gender-Neutral in 2021

Important news on Berlinale 2021 includes the postponement of the Short Film category and the abandonment of gender-specific nominations.  The…
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Oscars diversity Targets

Oscars Introduce ‘Diversity Targets’

The diversity and inclusion initiative has been a heavy focus for the Oscars the past few years, shown by the…
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Film Director Stelios Daniel Antoniou

Indie Filmmaking during COVID: ‘Ethereal Living’ Director Stelios Daniel Antoniou

Film director and screenwriter Stelios Daniel Antoniou wrapped the principal photography of his short film Ethereal Living, thanks to the…
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Lockdown Hauntings by director Howard J Ford

Lockdown Hauntings: Feature Film Shot During The Lockdown

An Independent Film Director Howard J Ford announced the completion of principal photography on his latest feature film ‘THE LOCKDOWN…
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Mickey Rourke’s ‘Take Back’ Wraps Principal Photography During Lockdown

Director Christian Sesma's (PAY DIRT, VIGILANTE DIARIES) latest film 'Take Back' completed the principal photography during COVID-19 pandemic. The film is…
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RADA Goes Woke

Earlier this month, the graduates of one of the best Acting Schools in the world - the Royal Academy of Dramatic…
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UK £500m Insurance Fund to Jumpstart Film and TV Production

On Tuesday, the culture secretary, Oliver Dowden, announced a scheme in which the government effectively takes on the role of…
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Sam Rockwell at the BAFTAs Winners Room Best Supporting Actor - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri © Joe Alavrez

BAFTA Confirms New Date & Eligibility for 2021

BAFTA announced temporary changes to the Film Awards 2021 eligibility rules Sunday 11 April 2021 confirmed as a new date…
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Nicolas Cage

The Hurdles Of Online Festivals

The 'mother of all festivals' We Are One free event kicked off this week on YouTube with programming curated by…
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Scarlett Johansson at the Red Carpet of the Premiere of Under The Skin in Venice Film Festival © Joe Alvarez

Venice Film Festival To “Happen as Scheduled”

Luca Zaia, governor of Italy’s Veneto region, which encompasses Venice, confirmed on Sunday (May 24) the Venice Film Festival “will…
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72 Cannes Film Festival Parties

73 Cannes Film Festival Official Selection to Be Announced

73rd Cannes Film Festival Official Selection 2020 to be revealed on June, 3 at 06.00 pm. Pierre Lescure, President of…
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Film production during COVID-19 guidelines

GUIDELINES: Filming During COVID-19

Following the government's clarification on the imposed lockdown, the TV and Film Production industries are strongly encouraged to return to…
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Phillip Schofield & Emma Willoughby ITV Gala 2015 © Joe Alvarez

REPORT: COVID-19 Impact on TV Production

A new report by Ampere Analysis has revealed that there will be disruption to the supply and release of new…
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Tim Whitwell

The Show Must Go On: Producing TV During the Lockdown

Tim Whitwell, the Creative Director of ITV ‘A Very British Lockdown: Diaries from the Frontline’ speaks about the producing during…
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Red Carpet Palais du Film Stairs Cannes Film Festival 2013 © Joe Alvarez

Cannes Film Festival Postponed Due to Coronavirus

The largest film festival in Europe Cannes Film Festival has followed the likes of the Glastonbury Festival and MetGala by…
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