UK distributor Verve Pictures renews BFI-backed first features distribution scheme
UK distributor Verve Pictures has confirmed the second iteration of its first features distribution...
Camilla Strom Henriksen’s ‘Phoenix’ records UK, Sweden deals
Camilla Strom Henriksen’s Norwegian drama Phoenix, which world premiered at Toronto 2018, has sold...
‘The White Helmets’ director, four Stars of Tomorrow board £200k UK short film project The Uncertain Kingdom
The £200,000 short films initiative The Uncertain Kingdom, launched in December 2018, has finalised the 20 directors...
THIS BLESSED PLOT
When Lori, a young Chinese filmmaker, arrives in the small English village of Thaxted, she discovers it’s a place where the dead surround the living and the border between the two is easily crossed.
In rural England, a modern folk tale unravels. Rory Alexander and Mark Rylance star in writer-director Fridtjof Ryder’s atmospheric and accomplished debut feature.
LEAVIING TO REMAIN
With the UK’s hardening immigration policy in the background, three Roma decide whether their future belongs elsewhere in Mira Erdevički’s heart-warming documentary.