SAG Predictions: Best Stunt Ensemble – Marvel Studios and Warner Bros Have Multiple Contenders

SAG Predictions Best Stunt Ensemble – Marvel Studios and Warner

Variety’s Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies from film awards editor Clayton Davis. Following history, buzz, news, reviews and sources, the Oscar and Emmy predictions are updated regularly with the current year’s list of contenders in all categories. Variety’s Awards Circuit Prediction schedule consists of four … Read more

ZDF key to modernisation, industrialisation — President

The Herald Political Editor PROFESSIONALISM and excellency through high-quality personnel training and development programmes in the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) should be harnessed not only to safeguard the country’s sovereignty but also in the industrialisation and modernisation of the nation, President Mnangagwa said. This can be achieved if the ZDF adapts and adopts changing trends … Read more

Sony Pictures International Productions And Film4 Wrap Production On Michael Winterbottom’s Latest Comedy GREED

Sony Pictures International Productions And Film4 Wrap Production On Michael

STARRING STEVE COOGAN, ISLA FISHER AND DAVID MITCHELL Sophie Cookson, Shirley Henderson, Asa Butterfield, Sarah Solemani, Shanina Shaik, Dinita Gohil, Asim Chaudhry, Pearl Mackie, Jonny Sweet and Stephen Fry round out cast Today, Sony Pictures International Productions (SPIP) and Film4 announced they have wrapped production on BAFTA-winning director Michael Winterbottom’s Greed. The film stars Oscar … Read more

Family who owns Flint’s Gaumont Plaza discusses reopening the cinema with elected representatives

Family who owns Flints Gaumont Plaza discusses reopening the cinema

Deeside.com > News Posted: Thu 10th Dec 2020 This article is old – Published: Thursday, Dec 10th, 2020 A family who own the Gaumont Plaza in Flint discussed their journey in reopening the cinema with elected representatives last month. The Gaumont Plaza has been around since the late 1930s, but closed its doors in 2011 … Read more

Neil Jordan’s ‘The Widow’ with Chloe Grace Moretz receives Irish Film Board funding

Neil Jordans The Widow with Chloe Grace Moretz receives Irish

New works from Neil Jordan and John Butler are among the projects being supported by the Irish Film Board in its latest round of funding decisions. Upcoming projects from Kirsten Sheridan, Roddy Doyle and Stefanie Preissner, which are in development, are also being backed by the national film body. The Widow, co-written by Jordan and … Read more

Film4 funding increased to record $36m; signs Fox Searchlight deal

Film4 funding increased to record 36m signs Fox Searchlight deal

Film4 has announced a major increase in its funding, which will rise from $22m to $36m (£15m to £25m) for 2016. The substantial funding increase will also include two major new partnerships: a co-financing deal with Fox Searchlight for In Bruges director Martin McDonagh’s new film, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri; and a new two-year … Read more

Q&A: Heike Hempel, Deputy director of programmes, ZDF

QA Heike Hempel Deputy director of programmes ZDF

What kinds of dramas are working well for ZDF? High-quality fiction has always been of great importance for ZDF, especially in the crime drama and melodrama genres, and series such as Wilsberg and The mountain doctor regularly achieve a market share above 20%. Historical miniseries successes include Ku’damm 56 and Ku’damm 59, with the theme … Read more

Amazon Studios Presents ‘Voices/Voces’ in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (EXCLUSIVE)

Amazon Studios Presents ‘VoicesVoces in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Amazon Studios presents “Voices/Voces,” a one-day virtual event headlined by John Leguizamo, Rep. Joaquin Castro, Laz Alonso, Gloria Calderón Kellett and comedian Gina Brillon, celebrating the rich culture and heritage of more than 60 million people living in the United States and their contributions to the entertainment industry. The … Read more

Perspectives on 2020: Sidonie Dumas on guiding Gaumont through France’s lockdowns

Perspectives on 2020 Sidonie Dumas on guiding Gaumont through Frances

Sidonie Dumas is CEO of France’s oldest film company Gaumont. Under her leadership, it quit the exhibition sector in 2017 to focus on film and TV production as well as theatrical distribution at home. The company was still in the midst of this transition when the pandemic struck. It delivered a double blow as film … Read more

The X-Men Are Finally Joining Marvel Studios On Disney+ In An Awesome Way

The X Men Are Finally Joining Marvel Studios On Disney In

Since Disney acquired 20th Century Fox and its properties, fans have been wondering about the future of the X-Men on screen. Dark Phoenix and New Mutants ended the past franchise, and fans are hoping to see mutants join the MCU. While the live-action future of the team remains a mystery, the studio will be putting … Read more