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DESPITE RECORD REVENUE, U.K. STUDIO POSTS LOSS

March 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The stages at Britain’s Pinewood Shepperton studios may have been humming last year, with productions such as Anna Karenina, Snow White and the Huntsman, The Hobbit and the next James Bond film, Skyfall, being shot there. And while all those productions pushed revenue to $81 million for the year — up 24 percent from 2010 […]

BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE TO TAKE OVER ROLE OF FILM COUNCIL

November 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The British Film Institute, known chiefly as the group that stages the London Film Festival each year, has been named by the British government to take over much of the work of the U.K. Film Council, which has been axed as a cost-cutting move. It will now be responsible for doling out funds to British […]