Sony Pictures Television-owned anime company Funimation has acquired UK indie distributor Manga Entertainment, further consolidating the UK distribution market.
Britain’s grocery market grew by just 1.3% year-on-year during the 12 weeks to 19 May 2019, according to the latest figures from Kantar.
Key art or posters are a vital part of selling a film to both distributors and the movie-going public. Jonathan Sadler of Magus Marketing discusses the dos and don’ts of creating a poster.
In an ever-evolving industry where content can be shared and viewed at the touch of a button, the Festival De Cannes is still regarded by leading independent distributors as the one must-visit film festival and market of the year, writes Christopher Barrett.
Anime SVOD platform Crunchyroll has raised its subscription rate on the back of the launch of an original content arm. Crunchyroll’s Brady McCollum tells Christopher Barrett that, in a swiftly expanding VOD market, there remains an important place for physical video and specialist digital services.