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CEA voices concern on EU licensing movesFebruary 26, 2015
The CEA has joined colleagues across the film industry in voicing concern about UK Government support for moves to restrict the right of distributors to license films on a territorial basis.Read more
2014 a record year for British filmFebruary 4, 2015
Latest figures release by the British Film Institute have confirmed 2014 as a record year at the box office for British independent film.Read more
UK cinema looks to a stellar 2015January 5, 2015
The UK cinema sector is looking ahead to 2015 with unprecedented optimism given the extraordinarily strong film slate awaiting cinema-goers.Read more
MBE for Steve PerrinDecember 30, 2014
It has been announced this evening that Dr Steve Perrin, CEO of the UK Digital Funding Partnership, has been awarded an MBE in this year's New Year's Honours List.Read more
CEA statement on 'The Interview'December 18, 2014
Colleagues at Sony Pictures have confirmed today that they have no plans to release the film The Interview in the UK or Ireland.Read more
Cinema First statement on Orange WednesdaysDecember 11, 2014
In the light of media coverage today surrounding the Orange Wednesdays 2-for-1 cinema ticket promotion, the cross-industry body Cinema First has issued the following statement.Read more