Berkeley Square Films, a new indie production, finance and sales entity, has launched in the U.K.
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.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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.