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Disney’s Big Hero 6 to open Tokyo film festival

The 27th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) has announced that Big Hero 6, Disney’s latest animation, will open the festival with a world premiere on October 23.…

Robert Sheehan to star in The Messenger

Gateway Films and Ratio Film have announced the commencement of principal photography on feature film The Messenger.…

Screen Yorkshire backs $25m US/UK co-production, Hunter’s Prayer

Screen Yorkshire has announced its latest investment through the Yorkshire Content Fund in the $25m US/UK co-production Hunter’s Prayer.…

One To Watch – Chanya Button (Director)

After studying English at Oxford and theatre directing at RADA, Chanya worked in Warner Bros LA’s creative department, for the UK Film Council and as an assistant director on various features. Through her production company Gobby and Specs she has made three shorts; her latest,…

One To Watch: Antonia Thomas

Best known for playing Alisha in the award-winning TV series Misfits, this year Antonia will…

One To Watch: Jack Weatherley

Jack Weatherley’s first short film Straight Way Lost premiered at the BFI London Film Festival…

Warner Bros to expand Leavesden Studios

The UK government’s commitment to attracting inward investment from the creative industries has secured another coup with the news that Warner Bros is to build three new state-of-the-art sound stages at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, just 2 years after opening for business.…

Sean Bobbitt – The Camera as Observer

Having shot a diverse range of films including Shame, Byzantium, Oldboy and 12 Years a Slave, Sean Bobbitt has developed a unique visual style. Here, he discusses the craft of filmmaking, and why the digital revolution may not always be a good thing.…

A Brighter Outlook – Lukas Moodysson

After achieving international acclaim with the crowd-pleasing Show Me Love and Together, Lukas Moodysson plunged into the darkness with Lilya 4-Ever and A Hole in My Heart. In 2009 he made his first English-language film, Mammoth. His latest, We Are the Best!, returns him to…

Warner Bros to expand Leavesden Studios

The UK government’s commitment to attracting inward investment from the creative industries has secured another coup with the news that Warner Bros is to build three new state-of-the-art sound stages at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, just 2 years after opening for business.…