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Screen Australia creates $3 million 'express lane' for women in film and TV

Screen Australia creates $3 million 'express lane' for women in film and TV | Filmic | Scoop.it
Aussie stars are part of a $3 million groundbreaking program to encourage female film and TV talent.
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HBO, China Movie Channel Strike TV Movie Pact

HBO, China Movie Channel Strike TV Movie Pact | Filmic | Scoop.it
HBO Asia and mainland China’s China Movie Channel are co-producing a slate of martial arts-themed TV movies.
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‘Battlefield’ Video Game To Be Adapted As TV Series By Paramount TV & Anonymous Content

‘Battlefield’ Video Game To Be Adapted As TV Series By Paramount TV & Anonymous Content | Filmic | Scoop.it
Paramount TV and Anonymous Content have optioned the rights to the Battlefield video game property to adapt as a TV series.
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John Malone’s Virgin Buys Irish Broadcaster UTV

John Malone’s Virgin Buys Irish Broadcaster UTV | Filmic | Scoop.it
U.K. cable company Virgin Media has signed a deal with ITV to buy Irish free-to-air commercial broadcaster UTV Ireland for $11.1 million.
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Pete Bridges on getting spec script The Fall picked up by Spielberg’s Amblin

Pete Bridges on getting spec script The Fall picked up by Spielberg’s Amblin | Filmic | Scoop.it
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Matt Lucas Joins Pearl Mackie, Peter Capaldi in Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’

Matt Lucas Joins Pearl Mackie, Peter Capaldi in Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ | Filmic | Scoop.it
Matt Lucas is to return to “Doctor Who” from the opening episode of season 10.
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‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Returning to HBO for a 9th Season

‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Returning to HBO for a 9th Season | Filmic | Scoop.it
After a five-year hiatus, the beloved HBO comedy from Larry David is returning for a new season.
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Patricia Clarkson On Gender Inequality: ‘A White Male Actor Should Never Be Allowed to Complain About Anything’

Patricia Clarkson On Gender Inequality: ‘A White Male Actor Should Never Be Allowed to Complain About Anything’ | Filmic | Scoop.it
Clarkson cited the hypocrisy of male outrage over the upcoming all-female "Ghostbusters" remake.
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‘The X-Files’ Star Gillian Anderson on Why Hair Matters More than You Think

Every actor has their ways of getting into character, including the Emmy-winning star and television icon.
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Miranda July Is Back: Five Years After ‘The Future,’ She’s Supporting A New Film

Miranda July Is Back: Five Years After ‘The Future,’ She’s Supporting A New Film | Filmic | Scoop.it
Fresh off producing pal Amber Sealey's "No Light and No Land Anywhere," July is ready for her own next feature film.
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Why Mel Gibson’s Sequel to ‘The Passion of the Christ’ Could Be His Shot at Redemption

Why Mel Gibson’s Sequel to ‘The Passion of the Christ’ Could Be His Shot at Redemption | Filmic | Scoop.it
According to one critic, a new film about Jesus may be exactly what Christian audiences need to forgive Gibson.
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‘Fargo’ Creator Noah Hawley Explains the UFOs in Season 2 (Thanks to Beau Willimon)

‘Fargo’ Creator Noah Hawley Explains the UFOs in Season 2 (Thanks to Beau Willimon) | Filmic | Scoop.it
Speaking with Beau Willimon at the ATX Festival, one fan pushed Hawley to give a definitive answer on the strangest aspect of "Fargo."
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Barracuda review – a valuable Australian story, with a one-for-the-ages finale

Barracuda review – a valuable Australian story, with a one-for-the-ages finale | Filmic | Scoop.it
Robert Connolly’s take on Christos Tsiolkas’ novel examines the underbelly of Australia’s sporting obsession. It might be a slow burn but you’d do well to stick with it
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Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie inadvertently charts the death of top-down celebrity

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie inadvertently charts the death of top-down celebrity | Filmic | Scoop.it
Eddy and Pats – plus the 60 stars eager to supply cameos – herald the demise of a glittering cultural hegemony.
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Sharing Netflix or HBO Go Passwords Is Technically Federal Crime Under 9th Circuit Ruling

Sharing Netflix or HBO Go Passwords Is Technically Federal Crime Under 9th Circuit Ruling | Filmic | Scoop.it
A court ruling last week now means that the act of using someone else's password to access an online service — including Netflix or HBO Go — is a violation of federal computer laws.
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Oscar winner David White talks issues facing sound post

Oscar winner David White talks issues facing sound post | Filmic | Scoop.it
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Ang Lee warns Chinese filmmakers to slow down

Ang Lee warns Chinese filmmakers to slow down | Filmic | Scoop.it
The Life Of Pi director was speaking during the Shanghai International Film Festival.
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‘Roots’ Remake Heading to Hulu Under Exclusive A+E Pact

‘Roots’ Remake Heading to Hulu Under Exclusive A+E Pact | Filmic | Scoop.it
Hulu has acquired exclusive subscription streaming rights to History’s critically acclaimed "Roots" four-part miniseries.
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Why Hollywood Should Worry About ‘Warcraft’ Despite Chinese Box Office

Why Hollywood Should Worry About ‘Warcraft’ Despite Chinese Box Office | Filmic | Scoop.it
Universal may have dodged a bullet with "Warcraft," which did so well in China that its sagging domestic numbers won't matter. But even as studios are lured by the world's next number one market, they shouldn't overlook the current one.
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Francis Lawrence To Direct Big Screen 'Battlestar Galactica'

Francis Lawrence To Direct Big Screen 'Battlestar Galactica' | Filmic | Scoop.it
Space is the place, or it will be soon for Hollywood executives. The $2 billion success of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” proves there’s a four quadrant audience ready to eat up sci-fi tales.
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Twitter Claims It’s Helping to Sell One in 10 Movie Tickets in North America

Twitter Claims It’s Helping to Sell One in 10 Movie Tickets in North America | Filmic | Scoop.it
In 2015 alone, there were more than 165 million tweets about movies worldwide.
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Transgender Characters on TV: How the Roles Have Grown & Why It’s Important

Transgender Characters on TV: How the Roles Have Grown & Why It’s Important | Filmic | Scoop.it
A look at how roles for transgender talent has grown on television and why there needs to be more.
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Check Out The Martin Scorsese-Approved Supercut Mashing Up His Films With Stanley Kubrick's

Check Out The Martin Scorsese-Approved Supercut Mashing Up His Films With Stanley Kubrick's | Filmic | Scoop.it
Words probably cannot describe receiving a personal “thank you” message from Martin Scorsese, and it’s probably safe to say that Leandro Copperfield is both speechless and in some kind of cinephile heaven at the moment.
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John Williams Toasted by Steven Spielberg, George Lucas at AFI Life Achievement Award Gala

John Williams Toasted by Steven Spielberg, George Lucas at AFI Life Achievement Award Gala | Filmic | Scoop.it
Directors and actors alike came out to honor legendary composer John Williams.
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