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Mr. Turner receives 4 nominations at this year’s Academy Awards

16 Jan, 2015 Productions Posted in: Academy Awards, Awards

Mr Turner

Mike Leigh’s critically acclaimed film Mr. Turner yesterday received Oscar recognition in 4 categories:

Cinematography – Dick Pope

Production Design – Suzie Davies & Charlotte Watts

Costume Design – Jacqueline Durran

Original Score – Gary Yershon

Mr. Turner debuted at the Cannes Film Festival last year where Timothy Spall won the award for Best Actor and Dick Pope, Leigh’s long term collaborator, took home the prestigious Vulcain Prize for his cinematography. The film exceeded box office expectations in the UK, taking over £6m …

Film4 and Ourscreen team up for special presentation of Mr. Turrner

16 Jan, 2015 Productions Posted in: Events

In celebration of the recent Oscar and BAFTA nominations for Mike Leigh’s biographical drama Mr. Turner, Film4 and ourscreen have teamed up to present a special screening of the film at the Greenwich Picturehouse on 25th February 2015.

Mr. Turner

Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner has deservedly received a multitude of Oscar & BAFTA nominations. To celebrate this we’re hosting a very special screening of this tremendous biographical drama. Book a ticket and you won’t just get to see one of the most acclaimed …

Film4 at Berlin International Film Festival

15 Jan, 2015 Productions Posted in: Berlin, Festivals

Two Film4 films have been selected to screen at this year’s Berlin International Film Festival. Both films feature in the competition programme.

45 Years

From the director of Weekend, writer-director Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years stars Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay as a couple whose seemingly contented lives are thrown into question when a letter from a past lover arrives in the post.

Dane DeHaan in Life

Anton Corbijn’s Life stars Dane DeHaan as James Dean and Robert Pattinson as Dennis Stock, the …

Film4-backed films receive 10 nominations at the British Academy Film Awards

09 Jan, 2015 Productions Posted in: Bafta


Film4 films have received 10 nominations in this year’s BAFTAs, including nominations for both Yann Demange’s ’71 and Jonathan Glazer’s Under The Skin in the Outstanding British Film category. Mike Leigh’s critically-acclaimed and most commercially successful film to date, Mr. Turner, receives four nominations.

Under The Skin

The nominations cement Film4’s position as a key force in the British film industry. In addition, the acknowledgement of debut directors Yann Demange (’71), Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard (20,000 Days on Earth), …

Film4 Innovation Forum 2014: A Final Note

07 Jan, 2015 Posted in: Behind The Scenes, Film4.0, Talent

In Partnership with Creative Skillset.

As a final note from us, and a lovely way to kick off the new year, here is full recap of the Film4 Innovation Forum. If you attended the day, you can check back on videos of your favourite speakers, and if you weren’t able to join us then you can get up to speed on everything from the day.

We have a selection of short vox pops from our key speakers so if you don’t have …