Welcome to this week’s round-up of news, commentary and industry announcements that you may have missed from the past week.
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In the news
Star of “The Crown”, Vanessa Kirby signs deal with Netflix for female-focused films (ScreenDaily)
US broadcasters gain legal win over ‘Locast’, a network TV streaming app (The Hollywood Reporter)
Features and commentary
Information and resources from ScreenSkills (ScreenSkills)
WFTV upcoming events (WFTV)
BBC licence fee to rise by less than the rate of inflation as government negotiations draw to conclusion (The Times – subscription required)