The launch of SVOD services by Netflix and Lovefilm has created a divide between the haves and the have-nots among the U.K.'s indie distributors.
LONDON -- With Amazon launching its Kindle Fire tablets in Europe, and Netflix reaching a rapid million members in the U.K., the battle to control Europe's emerging subscription video-on-demand…
LONDON -- Disney has enraged British fanboys by releasing an edited version of "Marvel's The Avengers" on DVD and Blu-ray in the U.K. without director Joss Whedon's commentary and other significant…
LONDON -- Warner Bros. has reupped its output deal with U.K. satcaster BSkyB, which fought off Netflix and Amazon's bids for the studio's movie slate.
LONDON -- By poaching Swedish Film Institute topper Charlotta Denward to become its new production chief, Scandi major Svensk Filmindustri has signaled its ambition to reclaim its status as the…
The Kindle Fire tablet is finally coming to Europe in October, which could pave the way for a major push by Amazon into the digital distribution of film and TV content across the continent.
Ben Wheatley is set to direct "A Field in England," a low-budget horror movie set during the English Civil War in the 17th century.
LONDON -- Maria Miller has been appointed as the U.K.'s new Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport.
This year's Toronto Film Festival is playing host to a veterans' parade of European filmmakers, who are attempting to emulate the success of "The King's Speech" and "The Artist."
Besides the consolidation of European circuits by Continental players, there's also the possibility of new entrants joining the pickup game in Europe.
LONDON -- Vue Entertainment's $215 million takeover of German circuit Cinemaxx heralds a fresh wave of investment in Europe's cinema sector, which could help unlock the potential for box office…