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Gerety Awards 2022 announces deadline extension and new B2B category

A new B2B category has been revealed for the 2022 edition of the Gerety Awards. This new part of the competition will celebrate the best in creativity for advertising products and services between businesses. Alongside the unveiling of the new B2B category, the competition has decided to extend its deadline. Applicants now have until 15th […]

straight 8 shootout returns to Cannes for 2022

The straight 8 shootout is heading back to Cannes for 2022. The competition is organised by straight 8 as a filmmaking showdown for companies across the world. Businesses are invited to make their own short film and compete for charity. However, directors must edit their respective projects entirely in-camera on just one roll of super […]

Nova Scotia invests CAD23 million towards new content fund and soundstage

Nova Scotia is investing CAD23 million towards the development of its film industry. CAD8 million will be used to build a new soundstage, increasing the industry’s capacity and in turn creating more jobs. CAD15 million will establish the Nova Scotia Content Creator Fund, supporting local film and television productions over five years with CAD3 million […]

Netflix granted USD60.3 million in Californian Film Tax Credits

The California Film Commission has announced its latest round of tax credits for film productions. Netflix was awarded USD60.3 million in state credits, dwarfing Disney (USD27.2 million), Warner Bros. (USD16.2 million) and Amazon (USD16 million). Netflix received the highest total of credits in the last round, taking USD43.3 million in August 2021. In the latest […]

Alice Cabañas appointed as new Head of BFI NETWORK

The BFI has appointed Alice Cabañas as the new Head of BFI NETWORK. She will be responsible for BFI NETWORK’s overall management, which encompasses its funding as well as its professional development programmes. She will work closely with the BFI NETWORK Talent Executives, BFI Film Fund colleagues, and industry partners such as Doc Society, BAFTA, […]

LMGI welcomes entries from around the world for 9th Annual Awards

The Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) has announced that submissions for the 9th Annual LMGI Awards are now open online. The LMGI Awards celebrate the instrumental role of locations in developing character and advancing cinematic narratives. The ceremony also honours film commissions who have gone above and beyond during the scouting, pre-production and production of […]