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The Independent Online
"And, finally, thank you to the lawyer who put the deal together."

No, not even thesps go that far in their acceptance speeches. But there is no doubt that the legal eagles are starting to preen themselves about their role in reviving the British film industry.

No sooner has Theodore Goddard advertised its vital part in Mike Leigh's Cannes prize-winning Secrets and Lies than its rival Wilde Sapte pops up with advice on financing opportunities in the movies. Star-struck, us?