STUDIOCANAL AND AARDMAN ARE ANNOUNCING THE NEW AARDMAN STUDIOS FILM ‘EARLY MAN’ BY FOUR TIME ACADEMY AWARD WINNER NICK PARK

05/11/2015

STUDIOCANAL and Aardman announced a new partnership on an exciting and hilarious new adventure from the award-winning Aardman, the creators of SHAUN THE SHEEP and WALLACE & GROMIT. This is their second film together after SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE directed by Mark Burton and Richard Starzak.

EARLY MAN is a stop-frame feature film by BAFTA and Academy Award winning director, Nick Park, produced...

WHITE HORSE PICTURES AND STUDIOCANAL LAUNCH INTERNATIONAL SALES ON RON HOWARD’S BEATLES DOCUMENTARY FEATURE FILM

05/11/2015

White Horse Pictures and STUDIOCANAL will launch international sales on Academy Award winner Ron Howard’s authorized documentary about The Beatles’ phenomenal early career - the touring years.
The film is produced with the full cooperation of Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono Lennon and Olivia Harrison. The sound from the concerts will be restored by Grammy Award-winning music producer...

RAN BY AKIRA KUROSAWA WILL BE SCREENED AT CANNES CLASSICS IN 4K

05/04/2015

30 years after its original release in France, STUDIOCANAL decided to restore the film in 4K in collaboration with the Japanese co-producer, Kadokawa. In 1985, the production of the original film was possible thanks to a French-Japanese collaboration and 30 years later, STUDIOCANAL and Kadokawa replicated this partnership to restore the film.

Considered as one of the greatest films directed...

THE THIRD MAN HAS BEEN SELECTED FOR CANNES CLASSICS AND WILL BE SCREENED IN NEW RESTORED 4K VERSION

05/04/2015

To celebrate Orson Welles’s 100th birthday in 2015, STUDIOCANAL restored in (or “into”) 4k the film that features his most renowned role. Starring Joseph Cotton, Alida Valli, Trevor Howard, the restored version of Carol Reed’s masterpiece has been selected for Cannes Classics 2015.

THE THIRD MAN underwent a 4K restoration (based on a 4K scan) handled by the Deluxe laboratory in the UK on behalf of STUDIOCANAL. After a rigorous comparison of different available elements, the 4k scan was done from a fine grain master positive struck from the original negative. Release prints were used as a reference for the grade. After bringing home the Golden Palm in 1949, the film is returning to Cannes in 2015 to be part of the Cannes Classics selection.

Set in 1949, Holly Martins, an American writer of westerns, arrives in post-war Vienna to visit his old friend Harry Lime. Upon his arrival, he learns that his friend has been killed in a street accident. When he meets Calloway, chief of the British Military Police in Vienna, he is informed that Harry was in fact active in the black market and wanted by the police. He decides to prove Harry’s innocence, but is Harry really dead?

STUDIOCANAL will release the film in theaters on June 26th in the UK and in the US, July 8th in France, and during the summer in Germany. New DVD and Blu-ray editions will also be released following the film’s theatrical run.

TWO STUDIOCANAL FILMS WILL BE IN OFFICIAL COMPETITION IN CANNES THIS YEAR : MACBETH AND MON ROI

04/16/2015

MACBETH and MON ROI will be in official competion at the Cannes festival this year.

MACBETH by Justin Kurzel with Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard
MON ROI by Maïwenn with Vincent Cassel, Emmanuelle Bercot, Louis Garrel and Isild Le Besco.

Also, 4 other films distributed by STUDIOCANAL UK, Germany and Australia will be in competition:

DHEEPAN (Title to be confirmed) by Jacques...

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