Embankment Films

28 Jan Embankment Nabs Wim Wenders’ ‘Submergence’ With Alicia Vikander, James McAvoy

U.K. sales banner Embankment has acquired Wim Wenders’ “Submergence,” an epic love story with Oscar-nominated Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”) and James McAvoy (“X-Men”) in the run up to Berlin Film Festival. One of the most buzzed-about projects to be pitched at next month’s European Film...

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28 Jan Embankment Boards Alicia Vikander-James McAvoy Love Story ‘Submergence’

Embankment Films has boarded the Wim Wenders-directed love story Submergencestarring Alicia Vikander and James McAvoy. Pitched as an epic love story,Submergence is produced by Cameron Lamb’s Lila 9th Productions, together with Backup Media and Neue Road Movies and starts shooting in March 2016 throughout Spain, Germany...

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02 Nov The Dressmaker opens at No 1 at the Australian weekend box office in a record year for local film

THE DRESSMAKER stitched up the No 1 spot at the Australian box office over the weekend ahead of Ridley Scott’s sci-fi blockbuster The Martian and Steven Spielberg’s Cold War thriller Bridge of Spies. Australian director Jocelyn Moorhouse’s gothic revenge comedy, starring Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam...

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30 Oct Spanish genre aces team on thriller ‘Inside’

EXCLUSIVE: Creatives behind Buried,[REC] (pictured) and Kidnapped join for English-language thriller. [REC] writers Jaume Balagueró and Manu Diez,Kidnapped director Miguel Vivas and producers Adrián Guerra and Núria Valls of Nostromo Pictures (Buried, Red Lights) are joining forces on thriller Inside. Looking to replicate the commercial success of...

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29 Oct The Dressmaker and Mad Max: Fury Road dominate Aactas, the Aussie Oscars

Jocelyn Moorhouse’s period drama and George Miller’s glorious return to the blockbuster franchise top award nominations The Australian period revenge drama The Dressmaker and the blockbuster Mad Max: Fury Road have bagged the most nominations for the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts awards, billed...

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