Senior Pathe exec Francois Ivernel has quit the European mini-major to start up London-based production company Montebello Prods. Most recently, Ivernel had been serving as chairman of the board and…
U.K. distrib Kaleidoscope has picked up Maiken Baird and Michelle Major's docu "Venus & Serena" from K5 Intl. Pic, which follows the Williams sisters through a year of their lives, will be released…
Cannes topper Thierry Fremaux unveiled the final four films in next month's Official Selection on Friday.
LONDON — Comedy and the contrast between practitioners on either side of the Atlantic forms a centerpiece of the second Sundance London film and music festival, which will also see a spotlight on…
U.K pay TV giant BSkyB has signed a multi-year deal with Sony Pictures Television giving it exclusive access to new Sony movies around six months after their theatrical run plus library titles.
Domino's, the U.K.'s leading pizza delivery company, is making a move into video-on-demand via a deal with Lionsgate UK.
LONDON -- While Lionsgate has been occupied with the acquisition of Summit Entertainment and the global launch of "The Hunger Games," its U.K. arm has emerged as a prolific investor in British indie…
LONDON -- Blighty's broadcasters -- specifically satcaster BSkyB and commercial broadcaster ITV -- were called to invest more coin in local movies while indie producers should be able to recoup more…
An intriguing document started circulating privately around the British film community last week, and rapidly found its way to executive suites in Los Angeles.
Universal Studios Networks U.K. has announced a Feb. 1 launch date for its new library movie channel, the Studio. The 50/50 joint venture with NTL, Britain's biggest cabler, initially will be carried…