Embankment Films

09 Jan McQUEEN and GLENN CLOSE BAFTA Nominated

The nominations for the 2019 British Academy Film Awards were revealed today (Jan 9) at London’s Princess Anne Theatre. The Favourite leads the way with 12 nominations. Bohemian Rhapsody, First Man, Roma and A Star Is Born follow on nine. Vice has six, BlacKkKlansman has five, with Cold War and Green Book on four each. The Bafta ceremony will take place...

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31 Oct Lionsgate Takes U.K. Rights to Gemma Arterton’s ‘Summerland’

Embankment Films has sold British rights to Lionsgate U.K. for romantic drama “Summerland,” starring Gemma Arterton and Gugu Mbatha-Raw. Variety has been given the exclusive first-look image for the film, which has just wrapped production. The pic is the feature debut of British playwright Jessica Swale, who won an Olivier Award for...

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