Industry

European filmmaking alive and kicking

  France and the United Kingdom lead the way in the European filmmaking league Europe made more than 800 movies in 2017. France and the United Kingdom led the way with the production of films. Figures from...
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Boostyourfilm’s choice of movies to watch in 2018

It's not a comprehensive list but here are a few films that aroused our curiosity for this coming year. We're going to move quickly from the ton of superhero movies. That said, we will keep Deadpool...

Cinema records highest-ever box office takings in 2017

  Beauty and the Beast leads a record-breaking year with almost $40bn of receipts.   Worldwide box office hit new heights in 2017 with receipts of $39.9bn. That makes last year the highest-grossing ever in the history of...

Independent films are an essential art form – Eduardo Carneros

As long as there is storytelling there will be Independent film, says Eduardo Carneros. The producer and production manager, known for Timecrimes (2007), Las Acacias (2011) and 7:35 in the Morning (2003) was responding to comments by British documentary maker Nick...

France posts steady cinema figures for 2017

More than 209 million visit the cinema in France in 2017. The French box office saw a dip in cinemagoers in 2017. Projected figures for this year are expected show that there were 3,000,000 fewer tickets...
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What does a producer do?

  There has always been a grey area when it comes to the role of a producer. Read on if you want to know more. The role of the producer always causes a bit of confusion....

Disney-Fox merger a “dangerous” prospect for cinema

  Merger could see a Disney-Fox Leviathan legitimately control as much as 40% of US box office revenue Disney is now on the verge of being a "megamajor" with its purchase of Fox. The news was...
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Yes they can ! Del Toro, Inárritu, Cuarón. The story of a meteoric career

They studied in public schools in Mexico and made low-budget movies that had extraordinary success in Hollywood. How the "three amigos" made it big.   In Hollywood, they are known as "The Three Amigos." And like...

Boostyourfilm proposes its vision of independent cinema

Independent cinema is everything that is not Hollywood, right?  Not really. Daniel Anton, founding president of Boostyourfilm offers another vision of independent cinema. "The definition is clear. A film is considered 'independent' when it is...

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