STUDIOCANAL AWARDED AT THE COGNAC AND SITGES FESTIVALS
THE PREY (LA PROIE) was awarded best film at the French thriller festival in Cognac on Sunday, October 16th. This festival awards annually the best thrillers in cinema, theatre, television, novels and comic books.
On the same day, at the 44th international fantasy film festival in Sitges (Spain), ATTACK THE BLOCK won several awards: the Special Jury Award, the Critic Award, the Audience Award and the Best Original Soundtrack Award.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY STILL ON TOP OF BRITISH BOX-OFFICE AFTER 3 WEEKS.
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY went straight to n°1 in the UK when it was released, on September 16th. It has been heading the box-office ever since, grossing 9,240,556 million ($ 14 322 862 million) in three weeks. TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY will be released in Germany on February 2nd, and in France on February 8th, 2012.
THE UPCOMING FILM OF THE COEN BROTHERS
The upcoming film of the Coen Brothers will be titled INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS. It will be entirely financed by STUDIOCANAL, which will manage the worldwide rights. This comedy tells the story of a novice folk singer in the Village in the 60s. Shooting is planned to start early 2012, in New York. The film is produced by Scott Rudin.
FRAGMENTS, BOOK ABOUT MARILYN MONROE, TO BECOME A DOCUMENTARY.
FRAGMENTS, the book about Marilyn Monroe, gathers writings, poems and personal letters from the actress. This book will be the subject of an unreleased documentary produced by Stanley Buchthal and directed by Liz Garbus (BOBBY FISHER AGAINST THE WORLD). This film will fuse interviews of many Hollywood stars, exclusive archive material, illustrations, and actress’s texts. The documentary will be...
TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY HIT!
The newly re-branded UK arm of STUDIOCANAL stormed out of the blocks this weekend as TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, the first film to carry the company's new banner, debuted at number one
at the UK Box Office.
The film delivered STUDIOCANAL’S biggest ever three day UK opening figure with £2.77m from 385 sites. It is STUDIOCANAL’s second number one movie in the UK of the past 12 months after...