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JOHN LE CARRE. AN EVENING WITH GEORGE SMILEY. A LIVE APPEARANCE AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL 7TH SEPTEMBER 2017

The Ink Factory, Fane Productions and Trafalgar Releasing are delighted to present John le Carré - An Evening with George Smiley.
A live appearance at The Royal Festival Hall Broadcast live to cinemas across the UK and Europe In aid of Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors without Borders (MSF)
To take place on 7th September 2017 Tickets on sale 8th May 2017

REMARKABLE FILM ABOUT THE HOLOCAUST, 'DESTINATION UNKNOWN' TO BE RELEASED IN UK CINEMAS 16 JUNE

REMARKABLE FILM ABOUT THE HOLOCAUST,
'DESTINATION UNKNOWN' TO BE RELEASED IN UK CINEMAS 16 JUNE

“Powerful and moving” Stephen D. Smith, Executive Director of the USC Shoah Foundation

“Heart breaking, Inspiring, astounding” Claire Aguilar, Head of Programming, Sheffield Doc/Fest

“A masterful documentary” Ron B. Meier, Executive Director of the American Society for Yad Vashem

RAMMSTEIN: PARIS ROCKS OUT AT GLOBAL BOX OFFICE AFTER SCREENINGS AROUND THE WORLD

RAMMSTEIN: PARIS, directed by the iconic Jonas Åkerlund has achieved a global box office success of over $2million following last week’s event screenings. The immense audience excitement for the music film was no surprise considering that the German heavy metal band, Rammstein have sold over 35 million records around the world. This state-of-the-art film saw Åkerlund take a radical new approach to capturing the thrilling excitement of Rammstein’s live performance.

CANNES'17: ISABELLE HUPPERT TO REPRESENT THE 3RD ANNUAL WOMEN IN MOTION PROGRAMME.

Kering, official partner to the Festival de Cannes, has chosen Isabelle Huppert as the 2017 face of Women in Motion.
High and Low res photo at: http://press.womeninmotion.com/accueil/

For 3 years, Women in Motion has shone a spotlight on women's contribution to cinema through a series of discussions between major figures from the film world and two Awards in celebration of talented women in film.

OPEN PALM FILMS ANNOUNCES FOUR PICTURE PRODUCTION SLATE FOR 2017 INCLUDING SIMON AMSTELL’S NEW FILM

Film production company Open Palm Films, led by the former Artistic Director of the Globe Dominic Dromgoole, announces four fully financed UK film productions. Open Palm’s first film MAKING NOISE QUIETLY, directed by Dromgoole, has had successful industry screenings and is currently being submitted to international festivals.

FILM DISRUPTORS, THE NEW WEEKLY PODCAST WITH ALEX STOLZ.

Introducing the New Weekly Film Podcast with Alex Stolz

The Entrepreneurs, Trailblazers and Troublemakers Rewriting the Rules of Storytelling.

LISTEN NOW:
FILM DISRUPTORS Podcast Ep 1 MIKE BRETT, Notes on Blindness
BAFTA-nominated producer Mike Brett discusses branded content, storytelling and Notes on Blindness – the film and virtual reality project that has become the world’s most viewed VR property. (41mins)

Who are #FilmDisruptors?

THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY - FULL CAST ANNOUNCED -

THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY- FULL CAST ANNOUNCED -
Bestselling book adaptation stars Lily James, Michiel Huisman, Glen Powell and Matthew Goode

Filming has begun on THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY, the big screen adaptation of Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows' international bestselling epistolary novel of the same name. Lily James stars as journalist Juliet Ashton who forms a bond with a secret book society formed during German occupation of the Channel Islands during WWII.

TWO NEW GLYNDEBOURNE PRODUCTIONS, HAMLET AND LA CLEMENZA DI TITO WILL SCREEN LIVE IN CINEMAS AROUND THE UK IN SUMMER 2017.

TWO NEW GLYNDEBOURNE PRODUCTIONS, HAMLET AND LA CLEMENZA DI TITO WILL SCREEN LIVE IN CINEMAS AROUND THE UK IN SUMMER 2017.

A PRE-RECORD OF LA TRAVIATA WILL ALSO SCREEN THIS SEASON, RECORDED LIVE IN 2014.

SCREENING IN UK CINEMAS ON:
FROM 8 JUNE – LA TRAVIATA (CAPTURED LIVE IN 2014)
6 JULY – HAMLET (LIVE)
3 AUGUST – LA CLEMENZA DI TITO (LIVE)

SUNNYMARCH AND STUDIOCANAL ACQUIRE FILM RIGHTS TO MATT HAIG’S HOTLY ANTICIPATED NEW NOVEL ‘HOW TO STOP TIME,’ OSCAR & BAFTA NOMINATED BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH ATTACHED TO STAR, STUDIOCANAL TO FULLY FINANCE.

SunnyMarch and STUDIOCANAL have preempted the film rights to Matt Haig’s forthcoming novel, HOW TO STOP TIME.

Oscar and BAFTA nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch (THE IMITATION GAME, DOCTOR STRANGE) is attached to play the lead role and will Executive Produce through his SunnyMarch production company alongside Jamie Byng, CEO of Canongate Books. Canongate is publishing HOW TO STOP TIME in July 2017.

STUDIOCANAL is fully financing and will distribute in their territories, UK, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand, and will be handling international sales.