Hollywood studios need to engage deeply with streaming services, rather than go “toe to toe” with them, according to Film Distributors’ Association (FDA) President Lord David Puttnam.
Netflix has adopted a quick-release or “surprise drop” marketing strategy for blockbuster unscripted A-list comedies such as Amy Schumer and Trevor Noah’s stand-up shows, and concerts such as Taylor Swift’s ‘Reputation’ Tour, according to Ampere Analysis.
In the second of a series of three features exploring the evolving children’s video sector, Christopher Barrett finds leading independent distributors are concentrating on recognisable properties for commercial success.
Signature has something for everyone in Q3. From big-budget war epics to Hollywood action thrillers to acclaimed dramas to true stories and plenty of horror. Sam Andrews reports.
StudioCanal has an eclectic range of titles for Q3, ranging from a biographical films about dancer Rudolf Nureyev and soul queen Aretha Franklin to a Mel Gibson action thriller and some must-own catalogue classics. Sam Andrews reports.