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 2021-09-20 09:53 

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'Game of Thrones' Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Baltasar Kormakur Will Support Arctic Indigenous Film Fund...

Danish "Game of Thrones" star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, his wife Danish-Greenlandic multihyphenate Nukka Coster-Waldau, who is a former Miss Greenland, and Baltasar Kormkur, the Icelandic filmmaker ......

 2021-09-20 09:35 

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San Sebastian WIP Latam, WIP Europa: The Lineup...

Argentina's Manuel Abramovich, Ecuador's Ana Cristina Barragn and the Ukraine-born Oksana Bychkova, all big fest winners, will introduce their latest films to an industry audience at San Sebastian......

 2021-09-20 09:02 

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San Sebastian's Tabakalera: From Tobacco Factory to World-Class Cultural Hub...

Standing tall by the Urumea river, the imposing Tabakalera International Contemporary Cultural Center dominates the skyline of San Sebastian. It is home to the Spanish-speaking world's most promine......

 2021-09-20 08:54 

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Netflix, Aviva Investors Enter Long-Term Partnership to Expand, Invest in UK's Longcross Studios...

Streaming powerhouse Netflix has struck a deal with global asset management company Aviva Investors to operate and expand the Longcross Studios complex in Surrey, U.K. Aviva Investors, which is par......

 2021-09-20 08:28 

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Noemie Merlant's 'Mi lubita, Mon Amour' Attracts Buyers For Films Boutique (EXCLUSIVE)...

Films Boutique ("Embrace of the Serpent,""Charlatan") has closed several key European territories on "Mi Iubita, Mon Amour," the feature debut of actor-turned-filmmaker Nomie Mer......

 2021-09-20 08:22 

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'Titane's' Belgian Producer Frakas Sets Fabrice du Welz's 'Maldoror' (EXCLUSIVE)...

Fabrice du Welz, whose latest film "Inexorable" (pictured) played at Toronto, is reteaming with his Belgian producer Jean-Yves Roubin at Frakas Production on his next project, "Ma......

 2021-09-20 08:01 

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Tabakalera Top Talent...

This year's crop of young outstanding talent has been nurtured at the Tabakalera's various areas, including the post-graduate film school Elas Querejeta Zine Eskola (EQZE) and the Ikusmira Berriak......

 2021-09-20 08:00 

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China Box Office: 'Free Guy' Slips to Second, Obscured by 'Cloudy Mountain'...

"Free Guy" has retained enough charm to stay at second in China in its fourth weekend in theaters, but it slid in just a mere hair ahead of Chinese titles setting themselves up for box office succe......

 2021-09-20 08:00 

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'Cinderella' Producer Fulwell 73 Expands to Northern U.K....

Independent production company Fulwell 73 ("Cinderella,4; the "Friends" reunion special) has launched Fulwell North, a new office in the North East of England which will serv......

 2021-09-20 07:49 

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Hitting San Sebastian: Tabakalera Titles...

Projects Selected in Drama Series Lab 2deo Serieak: "Su Hotza," Angel Aldarondo "Su Hotza" follows an intrepid journalist who enters the hermetic world of haute cuisine to investigate t......

 2021-09-20 07:33 

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Piluca Baquero, Miguel Bueno Launch Ramen Story & Content Studio, a New Spanish Production Venture...

Spanish producer Piluca Baquero ("Lo que s de Lola") is teaming with former BTF Media executive Miguel Bueno to launch Ramen Story & Content Studio, a new and ambitious TV-film production ......

 2021-09-20 07:28 

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Nuria Landete, Elamedia Team For Ainhoa Menndez's 'In The Flesh' (EXCLUSIVE)...

Executive producer Nuria Landete and Spanish production-distribution company Elamedia are teaming to co-produce the feature debut of Ainhoa Menndez, "In the Flesh," a romantic drama wi......

 2021-09-20 07:24 

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Spanish Academy Award-Winning Duo David Prez Saudo and Marina Pars Pulido Reteam on 'Los ltimos romnticos' (EXCLUSIVE)...

Seville-based La Claqueta and Basque label Irusion, co-producers of last year's Spanish Best International Feature Film Oscar submission "The Endless Trench," have acquired the rights to adapt Txan......

 2021-09-20 07:20 

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Mexico's Sin Sitio Cine Joins Brazil's Desvia Produes, Canada's Notable Content on 'Chin-Gone' (EXCLUSIVE)...

Mexico's Sin Sitio Cine is joining forces with Brazilian company Desvia Produes and Canada's Notable Content to co-produce Johnny Ma's project "Chin-Gone." A major up and coming......

 2021-09-20 04:51 

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'WandaVision' Completely Shut Out at Primetime Emmys — and the Six Biggest Surprise Winners...

Emmys voters didn't adore "WandaVision"; as much as the rest of us did. While the Disney Plus series from Marvel Studios took home three awards at the Creative Arts Emmys last week......

 2021-09-20 04:20 

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Disability Advocate James LeBrecht Blasts CBS for Not Making Accessible Ramp on Emmys Stage Easily Visible on TV...

Disability rights advocate James LeBrecht is "furious" with CBS after it seems the network didn't fulfill its promise to install a fully accessible, visible ramp on the Emmys stage. "They lied to m......

 2021-09-20 04:16 

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From 'The Mandalorian' to Michael K. Williams, the Emmys Ignored a Great Year of Genre TV...

This year at the Emmys, genre series, especially those adapted from comic books, had their strongest showing ever, with 81 nominations across eight live-action shows. During the Creative Arts Emmys......

 2021-09-20 04:14 

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It's High Time for the Emmys to Do Away With Time Limits for Acceptance Speeches...

One of the most potent moments in the Emmy broadcast came during Michaela Coel's speech for writing for a limited series. The "I May Destroy You" creator addressed several carefully chosen words to......

 2021-09-20 04:05 

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'The Crown' and 'Ted Lasso's' Big Emmy Wins Solidify TV's New British — and Streaming — Invasions...

Television's British invasion was on full display Sunday night at the 73rd Emmys. Netflix's "The Crown" and Apple TV Plus' "Ted Lasso" — series both set in the U.K. and featuring predominantly Brit......

 2021-09-20 03:34 

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#EmmysSoWhite: No Actors of Color Win Despite Record Nominee Lineup...

The Primetime Emmy Awards were unable to capitalize on its historic and diverse nomination fields, with all major acting trophies going to white actors. Actors that were seen as solid contenders in......

 2021-09-20 03:28 

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Netflix Wins Most Emmys for First Time Ever, 'The Crown' and 'Queen's Gambit' Tops 2021 Awards Haul...

Netflix has won more Emmys than any other network or platform for the first time ever, with the streaming giant nabbing 44 awards total in 2021. Not only did Netflix take home the most Emmys for th......

 2021-09-20 03:26 

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Bright Colors, Bold Choices Reign on the Emmys Red Carpet...

If there was any doubt about the excitement about a post-pandemic re-emergence and the return of the Emmys to a live, in-person show, look no further than Sunday's red carpet and its joyful riot of......

 2021-09-20 03:24 

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Olivia Colman Wins First Emmy for Lead Actress in Drama With 'The Crown:' 'I Loved Every Second of It'...

After four nominations, Olivia Colman has received her first Emmy, winning for lead actress in a drama for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth in Season 4 of "The Crown." Colman's victory is a bit of ......

 2021-09-20 03:19 

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Netflix Lands First Top Series Emmy Wins With 'The Crown' and 'The Queen's Gambit'...

Netflix is celebrating its first Emmys series wins with the trophies for "The Crown" for Outstanding Drama Series and "The Queen's Gambit" for Outstanding Limited or A......

 2021-09-20 03:14 

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Women Take Top Comedy and Drama Series Directing Emmys for First Time...

Female directors took home the Primetime Emmy Awards for comedy and drama series directing in the same year for the first time, as helmers from "Hacks" and "The Crown" preva......

 2021-09-20 03:14 

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'The Handmaid's Tale' Sets Record for Most Emmy Losses in a Season...

Hulu made history during the Sept. 19 Emmys ceremony — but not in the way they had hoped. With its sizable nomination tally of 21 nods, the series expected to pick up a couple of trophies between t......

 2021-09-20 02:53 

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Josh O'Connor Wins Emmy for 'The Crown,' Praises Co-Star Emma Corrin as a 'Force of Nature'...

Josh O'Connor has won an Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for his portrayal of an embittered and unpopular Prince Charles on the hit Netflix royal family period drama "......

 2021-09-20 02:46 

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HBO Max Unveils 'Peacemaker,' 'Euphoria' First Look Footage During Emmys...

HBO Max teased footage of the upcoming series "Peacemaker" as part of an image spot that aired during the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday. The series, set to premiere in January 2022, is based on t......

 2021-09-20 02:37 

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'Mare of Easttown' Star Kate Winslet on Emmy Win: 'You Made Us All Feel Validated'...

Kate Winslet has won the Emmy for lead actress in a limited series. Winslet took home the prize for her role as Detective Mare Sheehan in HBO's "Mare of Easttown." During her acce......

 2021-09-20 02:35 

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In Surprise Win, Ewan McGregor Scores His First Career Emmy With 'Halston'...

Ewan McGregor has won the Emmy Award for lead actor in a limited series for his role in the Netflix series "Halston." McGregor beat out an impressive list of competitors in the category......

 2021-09-20 02:33 

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Debbie Allen Accepts Governors Award: 'Let This Moment Resonate With Women Across the World'...

Debbie Allen — the iconic dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, director and producer — accepted the Governors Award at Sunday's Emmy Awards, thanking the people who inspired her ......

 2021-09-20 01:58 

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Jason Sudeikis Wins Emmy for 'Ted Lasso': 'This Show Is About Mentors, Teachers and Teammates'...

Jason Sudeikis has won the Emmy for lead actor in a comedy for playing "Ted Lasso's" titular role. He takes home the trophy to no one's surprise — the Apple TV Plus show, wh......

 2021-09-20 01:54 

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RuPaul Breaks Record for the Most Emmy Wins by a Person of Color...

RuPaul continues to make history. With 11 wins, the host and producer broke the record for the most Emmy wins by a person of color as "RuPaul's Drag Race" was named outstanding co......

 2021-09-20 01:44 

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Korea Box Office Weekend Quiet Ahead of Chuseok Holiday...

New titles arrived in Korean theaters in time for the Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving) holiday period, headed by locally-made thriller "On The Line," which took top place from "Shang-Chi and the Legen......

 2021-09-20 01:42 

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Jean Smart Wins Lead Actress in a Comedy Emmy for 'Hacks,' Her Fourth Overall...

The Jeanaissance is alive and well. She may not like the term to describe her latest career peak, but there's no denying that legendary actress Jean Smart is on a roll, having won her fourth ......

 2021-09-20 01:30 

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Norm Macdonald Honored by Lorne Michaels, John Oliver at Emmys: 'One of the Best We Ever Had'...

John Oliver and Lorne Michaels both paid tribute to late comedian and "Saturday Night Live" alum Norm Macdonald at the 2021 Emmy Awards on Sunday night. "I do want to say, this is......

 2021-09-20 00:31 

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Emmys Open With TV-Themed Biz Markie Tribute, Jabs at COVID Safety Protocols...

Cedric the Entertainer kicked off the 73rd Emmy Awards on CBS Sunday night with a musical number that parodied the Biz Markie hit "Just a Friend." Cedric started off the song, which cha......

 2021-09-20 00:02 

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Emmy Awards 2021: The Full Winners List (Updating Live)...

The wait is finally over! The 2021 Emmy Awards, celebrating the year's best television and a return to live events, are here. Acclaimed actors, directors, writers, producers and more assemble......

 2021-09-19 22:14 

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Justin Hartley, Padma Lakshmi, Yvette Nicole Brown Honored by Creative Coalition Ahead of Emmys...

For attendees of the seventh annual Creative Coalition Television Humanitarian Awards, which resumed its in-person festivities Saturday after a virtual event last year, Hollywood's social-charitabl......

 2021-09-19 19:04 

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Get Ready for the Emmys With 'Top Chef' Host Padma Lakshmi...

Like everybody around the world, "Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi has had to adapt to a new normal over the past year, getting used to cooking for smaller groups of people in the midst of ......

 2021-09-19 18:18 

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Box Office: 'Dune' Debuts Internationally With $36 Million...

"Dune," the dazzling big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert's seminal sci-fi novel, ignited the international box office in its debut, collecting $35.8 million from 24 overseas ma......

 2021-09-19 17:30 

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'One Second' Review: Zhang Yimou's Lovely, Poignantly Imperfect Tribute to the Delight and the Delusion of Cinema...

Somewhere in the land of worn-out metaphors, there's a drawer overflowing with love letters from all the filmmakers who ever thought to make cinema of the making of cinema. But it feels inade......

 2021-09-19 17:12 

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'Benediction' Review: Terence Davies Finds Room for Himself in a Heartbreaking Siegfried Sassoon Biopic...

In multiple interviews over the years, British filmmaker Terence Davies has baldly stated that being gay has ruined his life: "I hate it, I'll go to my grave hating it ... it has ki......

 2021-09-19 16:34 

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Chris Rock Reveals He Has COVID, Urges 'Get Vaccinated'...

Actor-comedian Chris Rock tweeted Sunday that he has COVID-19. "Trust me, you don't want this. Get vaccinated," he urged. Rock told Jimmy Fallon in May that he had gotten the sing......

 2021-09-19 15:43 

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Box Office: 'Shang-Chi' Retains No. 1 Spot as Clint Eastwood's 'Cry Macho' Craters...

Disney's "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" ruled the domestic box office again while Clint Eastwood's "Cry Macho" crumbled in its debut, highlighting t......

 2021-09-19 15:27 

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HBO Max Teases Four Original Series from its Ambitious Spanish Slate in San Sebastian Panel...

Ahead of the streamer's Oct. 26 arrival in Spain, representatives from several shows commissioned for WarnerMedia's HBO Max assembled at the San Sebastian Film Festival on Sunday to preview their s......

 2021-09-19 15:00 

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'Muhammad Ali,' a Thorough New Docuseries From Ken Burns and Company, Gives a Complex Icon His Due: TV Review...

Though "Muhammad Ali" is debuting well after "The Last Dance," it's hard not to think of it as a sort of spiritual prequel to ESPN's propulsive docuseries. "The Last Dance," which detailed the rise......

 2021-09-19 13:41 

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'Veneno' Scribe Ian de la Rosa Joins Anxos Fazns' 'Las Lneas Discontinuas' (EXCLUSIVE)...

Ian de la Rosa, a co-writer on HBO Max hit "Veneno," has boarded "Las Lneas Discontinuas," the second feature of Spain's Anxos Fazns ("A Estacin Violenta") and one of the first titles at Stima,......

 2021-09-19 09:00 

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How to Watch the 2021 Emmy Awards...

The 73rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards, honoring the best performances and TV shows from the past year, will air live on Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. from the L.A. Live deck on CBS and Paramount Plus. Due to ......

 2021-09-19 07:02 

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Director Ins Barrionuevo on 'Camila Comes Out Tonight,' What's Changed in Argentina...

"Camila Comes Out at Night," which plays in main competition this weekend at San Sebastin, begins with teen Camila in a museum, gazing at a ancient photo. It's of an indigenous Paraguayan girl, Ni......

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