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David Cronenberg Breaks Down Cannes Walkouts, His New Film’s Sexuality, and Why Netflix Turns Him Down

Eight years after “Maps to the Stars,” David Cronenberg is coming back to the Cannes Film Festival with what looks to be a big bang. Weaving together equal…

‘Conversations With Friends’ Producer Element Pictures Sells Majority Stake to Fremantle

In another major M&A coup, Fremantle has taken a majority stake in Irish production company Element Pictures, the producers of “Normal People,” “Conversations With Friends” and “The Favourite.”…

Cannes Critics’ Week Film ‘The Woodcutter Story’ Debuts Trailer, Totem Films Handling Sales (EXCLUSIVE)

Cannes Critics’ Week film “The Woodcutter Story” has debuted its trailer. It’s the feature film directorial debut from Mikko Myllylahti, the writer of Cannes Un Certain Regard winner…

Netflix Unveils Cast of its First Finnish Series ‘Dance Brothers’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Netflix has unveiled the young cast of its first Finnish series, “Dance Brothers” which is currently filming in Helsinki with Samuel Kujala (“Lakeside Murders”) and Roderick Kabanga (“Gravedigger…

LevelK Boards Finnish Horror Film ‘The Knocking’ (EXCLUSIVE)

LevelK, the international sales and aggregation outfit, has boarded Finnish horror film “The Knocking,” the feature debut of Max Seeck and Joonas Pajunen. “The Knocking” revolves around three…

BritBox International to Launch in Scandinavia on April 28

BritBox, the streaming service jointly operated internationally by the BBC and ITV, is set to roll out across the Nordics on April 28. BritBox International will launch in…