Cinema First, the industry body charged with the promotion of UK cinemagoing, has today launched #Lovecinema, a nationwide campaign designed to capture the attention of audiences across the country and remind them of the unique experience that only the big screen can offer.
The Global Cinema Federation, the worldwide grouping of cinema operators and trade bodies, has called for industry unity and support for the global cinema workforce during the current Coronavirus outbreak.
The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC), the body representing European cinema trade associations and operators, has today issued a statement calling on the entire film industry to show solidarity and unity of purpose during the current Coronavirus outbreak.
The UK Cinema Association has today warmly welcomed a message of support to UK cinemas sent by colleagues in film distribution through their trade body, the Film Distributors' Association (FDA).
European cinema admissions increased by 4.5 per cent in 2019, with over 1.34 billion visits across the region – a record-breaking feat unmatched since the early 1990s
The UK Cinema Association has welcomed today's announcement that the ground-breaking Meerkat Movies 2 for 1 cinema ticket promotion will be extended for a further three years.
The UK Cinema Association has today welcomed an announcement by Government that should this year see a significant number of cinemas in England benefit from a business rates discount of up to 50 per cent.
Latest figures confirm that 2019 was another exceptional year for the UK cinema sector, with admissions at their second highest level in 50 years and box office breaking the £1.25 billion barrier for the third year running.
Global cinema box office exceeded $42 billion for the first time in 2019, latest figures show.
This month's London Short Film Festival will see the first live pilot of the National Theatre smart caption glasses system, a development supported by the UK Cinema Association's Technology Challenge Fund.