Film London's Artists' Moving Image Network are set to invest £170,000 ($260,000) in five projects greenlit for production through its outfit Flamin Productions.
Verve Pictures has scooped up U.K. distrib rights to Clio Barnard's "The Arbor" in advance of its April 25 preem at the Tribeca Film Festival.
The volcanic ash cloud from the Iceland volcano has continued to lay waste to showbiz plans across Europe.
"Iron Man 2" move from London to Los Angeles has been the biggest disruption to the film biz so far.
Volcanic ash is kicking the "Iron Man 2" world preem across the globe from London to L.A., due to continued hazardous flight conditions.
Pinewood Studios has appealed to South Buckinghamshire District Council against its refusal to grant planning permission for Project Pinewood, the studio's $327 million plan to enhance the facility.
U.K. distrib Metrodome has announced a top level restructuring of its operations following the recent departure of its CEO and general manager.
David Rose, a former exec at the U.K.'s Channel 4, will receive the British Film Institute Fellowship on Tuesday.
Blu-ray continues to drive robust sales in the U.K. home entertainment market, with total DVD sales up 31% in the territory for the first quarter of the year compared with the same period in 2009.
U.K. thesp Paddy Considine will make his directorial feature debut with "Tyrannosaur," which begins shooting in Leeds April 12.
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%