British cinema has close ties to European cinema, as festivals such as Dinard suggest. Brexit will put them under strain.
No big political statements this year but plenty of strong roles for women as two films emerge as firm favourites for Oscar Best Picture honours.
The famous British nanny is already a hit in China – an official release of the sequel would be perfect.
This year's London Film Festival presented a contemporary view of China rarely seen in European cinema.
Netflix and the like are already big business, but here's why British film should focus more on Chinese subscription services