LONDON — At BAFTA's Television Craft Awards Sunday Shane Meadows cemented his status as one of the U.K.'s leading writer-directors with success in the director (fiction) category for "This is England…
Shane Meadows' first documentary is a surprisingly conventional portrait of Mancunian beat combo the Stone Roses.
PARIS — Matthew Cooke’s docu feature “How to Make Money Selling Drugs” nabbed the audience nod at the second edition of the Champs-Elysees film festival during a Paris ceremony hosted by fest topper…
Andrew Z. Davis has been named president of production administration for Columbia Pictures. He will report to Col prexy Doug Belgrad, who made the announcement Wednesday. An industry vet himself…
'The Arbor' helmer Clio Barnard's voice comes through loud and clear in this demanding but eminently distributable art film.
Ah, the good ol’ days of reality shows, when networks were content to just knock off one existing hit. Today, the trend seems to be toward Frankenstein-like mash-ups, which explains NBC’s “Ready for…
LONDON -- Altitude Film Entertainment has unveiled a slew of international sales and added two pics to its five-film slate on the eve of the European Film Market in Berlin, which kicks off Feb. 7.
LONDON -- On a Saturday night in November, 1,200 people gathered in a converted steel mill near Sheffield to watch the Shane Meadows thriller "Dead Man's Shoes" on a giantscreen, with a live band…
After the Sundance premiere of "Tyrannosaur," debut director Paddy Considine was asked what he would have done differently with twice the $1.2 million budget. Nothing, he answered, except to pay…
Seven years after his bigscreen debut in Shane Meadows' "Dead Man's Shoes," Toby Kebbell steps into his first leading role in low-budget London-set conspiracy thriller "The Veteran."
At first glance, it's hard to see what "Somers Town" and "The Dark Knight" have in common.