LONDON -- The British Film Institute and Poisson Rouge Pictures are joining forces to finance "Gone Too Far," debut helmer Destiny Ekaragha's adaptation of Bola Agbaje's play.
Bfi Film Fund
The British Film Institute will invest nearly £500 million ($807 million) in U.K. film over the next five years it revealed today as it launched "Film Forever: Supporting U.K. Film 2012-2017."
The British Film Institute has appointed Isabel Davis head of international, it announced Monday at a reception celebrating U.K. film at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
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The appointment of Ben Roberts as director of the BFI Film Fund has raised hopes among U.K. sales agents that policymakers have finally recognized the vital contribution of their sector to British…
Industry stalwart Pete Buckingham has stepped down as head of distribution and exhibition at the British Film Institute.