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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.

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.

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.

STUDIO CANAL ANNOUNCE DOUBLE BILL SCREENINGS OF 'SEOUL STATION' WITH 'TRAIN TO BUSAN' IN SELECTED CINEMAS FROM FRIDAY 17TH MATCH

STUDIOCANAL is pleased to present the trailer and poster for SEOUL STATION and announce double bill screenings with TRAIN TO BUSAN in selected cinemas from Friday 17th March.

Directed by Yeon Sang-ho who also directed TRAIN TO BUSAN, SEOUL STATION is a new animated prequel to the global break out hit zombie horror.

The double bill will show at the following locations (with more announced soon):

DOCHEADS LAUNCHES NEW DOCUMENTARY EVENT CINEMA ACROSS LONDON IN ASSOCIATION WITH FILM LONDON, FILM HUB LONDON AND BFI FILM AUDIENCE NETWORK

DocHeads in association with Film London, Film Hub London and BFI Film Audience Network, is proud to announce the launch of cinema exhibition for short documentaries across the capital.

The cinema programme will launch on 16th March at Bertha DocHouse, Curzon Bloomsbury, and will play at selected sites across London in March & April.

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.

TO COINCIDE WITH WORLD POETRY DAY AND THE RELEASE OF 'NERUDA' AN ANTI-BIOPIC ON THE LIFE OF PABLO NERUDA PLEASE FIND EXCERPTS OF THE NOBEL PRIZE WINNING POET'S WORK.

To coincide with World Poetry Day, please find some of the best-known excerpts from the poetry of the world renowned Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda. The critically acclaimed NERUDA, which is in UK cinemas from 7th April? The film is an anti-biopic, focused on the life Pablo Neruda (played by Luis Gnecco, Narcos) and follows his journey in exile whilst he is being pursued by a persistent detective (played by Gael García Bernal, The Motorcycle Diaries, Mozart In The Jungle) sent by the government.