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Welcome to our Latest News page. Here you will find press releases from UK Screen Alliance, Animation UK, our members, sponsors and associated industry partners. Check out who's winning awards, growing their business, taking on new staff and winning new commissions...

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18 May 2017

Visual Effects industry opposes Conservative manifesto proposals to double the Immigration Skills Charge

Employers in the Visual Effects (VFX) industry have today voiced their opposition to the proposal in the Conservative Party’s manifesto that they intend to double the Immigration Skills Charge over the course of the next parliament.

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12 May 2017

Framestore reunites with James Gunn on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

In 2014, James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy blew up the box-office and cemented its unlikely heroes firmly within the hearts of film fans worldwide. In 2017 they return for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2, in an adventure even more action-packed than the last. 

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5 May 2017

Axis Studios secures £250,000 funding grant from Scottish Enterprise

Axis Studios were delighted to welcome Scottish Enterprise and Culture Secretary, Fiona Hyslop MP to its HQ last month. 

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4 May 2017

Sargent Disc: CrewStart™ Arrow Media Case Study

CrewStart™, new software created in house by Sargent-Disc, is designed to help production teams to automate the processing of contracts, start forms, daily rate vouchers and timesheets. Amongst the benefits is that it enables production companies to reduce administration; to sign contracts securely and submit start paperwork; to calculate timesheets, approve documents and ensure the accuracy of fully auditable reports.

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2 May 2017

Telestream Demonstrates Field-proven Solutions for Turning Video into Revenue at NAB 2017

Support for New Formats; Live Steaming Solutions; New Distribution and Monetization Solutions for Social and OTT Channels

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