Next Pavillion Cannes

Cannes Film festival introduces new next pavillion !

This year’s Cannes festival introduced a new area which is dedicated to the main players of tomorrow’s cinema. The NEXT Pavilion will be the new welcome place for industry professionals who are looking to develop and promote their business or who are searching for a new market place. The NEXT Pavilion offers a space for film industry professional to exchange … Continue reading

Jane Campion

Jane Campion becomes president of Cannes Jury

Jane Campion, writer, director and producer was the first ever female to be awarded the Palme d’Or at Cannes for her 1993 film ‘The Piano’. Campion was described by Cannes officials as a “major filmmaker and indefatigable pioneer.” Campion first attended Cannes back in 1986 with her short film entitled ‘Peel’, which won the ‘Short Film Palme d’Or. Her other … Continue reading

Film Investing Film Industry 630X3101

UK Film contributes over £4.6 billion to UK GDP

The film business has an impressive history, even during the height of the last financial crisis film still stood strong. Despite the on-going recession the UK film industry is thriving.  An Independent report recently published by Oxford Economics highlights the contribution that the film industry makes to long-term economic growth in the UK. Success at the BAFTA’s and the Academy … Continue reading