Raven Banner swoops on Directors’ Fortnight winner ‘Climax’ for Canada

October 31, 2018

Raven Banner has swooped on Canadian rights to Gaspar Noe’s Cannes Directors’ Fortnight selection Climax starring Sofia Boutella.

The film premiered on the Croisette on May 13 and prompted an overnight US deal between A24 and sales agent Wild Bunch. Raven Banner plans a theatrical release later this year alongside that of A24.

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September 2, 2015

He wrote and directed the first ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ film, helmed the first four ‘Scream’ movies and guided Meryl Steep to an Oscar nom for ‘Music of the Heart.’ Wes Craven, the famed maestro of horror known for the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, died Sunday after a battle with brain cancer.

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Frontiè[email protected] 2015

July 28, 2015

Montreal, 28 July 2015 – After a highly successful sixth edition, the Frontières International Co-Production Market concluded on Sunday, July 26, after four days of project pitching, meetings, screenings, and networking sessions with industry leaders from around the world. Over 375 international film industry professionals converged at the Fantasia International Film Festival for this increasingly

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Northern Banner acquires worldwide rights to ‘El Gigante’

July 25, 2015

The Toronto-based company announced from Fantasia it has come on to handle world sales and direct distribution in Canada on the Luchagore Productions title. El Gigante tells of a lunatic luchador Mexican wrestler who uses his skills to dominate victims in a grisly ritual for the benefit of his cannibalistic family. Gigi Saul Guerrero directed

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Northern Banner to Exhibit 6 films at Fantasia

July 24, 2015

Northern Banner is set to exhibit 6 films at this years Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal, Quebec. Bunny The Killer Thing – SCHEDULE Cub – SCHEDULE The Demolisher – SCHEDULE The Editor – SCHEDULE Turbo Kid – SCHEDULE We Are Still Here – SCHEDULE This year marks the 19th edition of the of the Fantasia

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