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 2020-06-03 09:51 

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Playtime Inks Deals on TV Series 'Trauma,' 'Mental,' 'Helvetica'...

Playtime, the well-established European film and TV group based in Paris, has scored a flurry of deals on three anticipated international series, "Trauma," "Mental" and R......

 2020-06-03 09:42 

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BBC Orders Second Season of Hit Surveillance Thriller 'The Capture'...

U.K. broadcaster BBC has ordered a second season of surveillance thriller "The Capture," executive produced by "Harry Potter" producer David Heyman and starring Holliday Grainger. The show's first ......

 2020-06-03 09:00 

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'Mandalorian'-Style LED Volume Orca Studios Opens In Spain...

Opening up multiple shoot possibilities during COVID-19 and beyond, top Spanish producer Adrian Guerra is bowing Orca Studios, a new Spain-based virtual production facility that uses the same LED v......

 2020-06-03 09:00 

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'Mandalorian'-Style LED Volume Orca Studios Opens In Spain...

Opening up multiple shoot possibilities during COVID-19 and beyond, top Spanish producer Adrian Guerra is bowing Orca Studios, a new Spain-based virtual production facility that uses the same LED v......

 2020-06-03 08:46 

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'Transhood' Review: Empathetic Doc Watches Transgender Children Grow...

When you're a child, one of the most maddening things adults always say is how fast children grow up. If you've only lived a few years, it takes forever: The powers and privileges that ......

 2020-06-03 08:38 

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Mediawan Unveils New Distribution Platform, Brand Identity...

Mediawan, the integrated European media group which owns Italy's Palomar, is rolling out a new screening and distribution platform to fast-track dealmaking and make up for the raft of physica......

 2020-06-03 08:00 

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Trump's Protest Response Hands Propaganda Win to China on Hong Kong...

U.S. President Donald Trump's heavy-handed response to George Floyd protests has given China's propaganda machine invaluable fodder to slam the U.S. for hypocrisy in its support of anti-gover......

 2020-06-03 07:40 

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Tencent Accelerates Games Company Acquisitions...

Chinese social media and entertainment giant Tencent is understood to have paid $260 million for a majority stake in Bohemia Interactive, a Czech-based games designer behind the "ArmA" and "DayZ" g......

 2020-06-03 07:39 

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Universal Studios Beijing On Track for 2021 Opening Despite COVID-19...

Despite the coronavirus pandemic and increasingly heated tensions between the U.S. and China, Universal Studios Beijing is expected to open to the public on schedule in May of next year, its genera......

 2020-06-03 07:37 

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Jeonju Film Festival: Prize Winners Unveiled...

Chinese social drama film "Damp Season" was this week named as the Grand Prize winner at the Jeonju International Film Festival. The well-established Korean festival has been held in largely virtua......

 2020-06-03 07:35 

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China's Bilibili Buys Stock of National Geographic Documentaries...

Buena Vista International has struck a content supply deal with Chinese streaming platform Bilibili. The agreement covers 85 titles, and nearly 400 hours, of National Geographic documentary series ......

 2020-06-03 06:00 

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NENT Group Orders Norwegian Drama-Comedy 'Suck It Up'...

Following the smash hit Swedish series "Love Me," NENT Group has come on board another drama-comedy, "Suck It Up" created by Henriette Steenstrup ("Lilyhammer";).......

 2020-06-03 05:53 

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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Donates $1M to Police-Reform Research Group...

Reed Hastings, chairman and CEO of Netflix, donated $1 million to a research organization dedicated to fighting racial bias in American law enforcement using data science. The exec's donation......

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