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Channel 4 announces increase to Film4 funding

Wednesday 10 February 2016 | 10:51 CET | News
Channel 4 CEO David Abraham and Director of Film4 David Kosse have announced a major boost to Channel 4's commitment to film. The budget for Film4 has increased from GBP 15 million to GBP 25 million in 2016, with the aim to maintain similar increased levels of Film4 funding in future years. The increase in funding across 2016 will include two major new partnerships - a new co-financing deal with Fox Searchlight for Martin McDonagh's new film, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri; and a new two year partnership with Entertainment Film Distributors and FP Films for four new comedy feature

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Companies: Channel 4
Countries: United Kingdom
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