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CEA welcomes film theft sentenceAugust 21, 2014
The CEA has welcomed the lengthy custodial sentence given today to a man convicted of recording a film in a cinema theatre and then distributing that content and other stolen content online.Read more
BFI Yearbook charts continued UK film successAugust 7, 2014
The 2014 BFI Statistical Yearbook - published this week - confirmed that UK film industry remains a leading player in a highly competitive global industry, with annual turnover in 2013 of £7.3 billion and an 11 per cent share of the global box office.Read more
BBFC launch 12A cinema advertJuly 29, 2014
The BBFC has released a new advert to help increase awareness of the meaning of the 12A cinema rating.Read more
"Earth to Echo" joins film theft fightJuly 24, 2014
A new cinema trailer in the Moments Worth Paying For campaign hits UK screens this week, featuring Walt Disney’s new family movie – "Earth to Echo".Read more
Scottish cinemas screen Commonwealth GamesJuly 22, 2014
Cinemas across Scotland will in the coming weeks support the Commonwealth Games by screening the opening and closing ceremonies live and for free.Read more
uk cinemas launch audio description campaignJuly 11, 2014
The RNIB has joined forces with the UK cinema industry to highlight the increased number of audio described filmsRead more