The formidable presence of Harvey Weinstein loomed large on the opening day of the Mifed film mart as the Miramax co-chairman jetted into Milan on Sunday to present the first footage from Quentin…
Bill Murray, Laura Linney and John Turturro are in advanced talks to co-star in "The Squid and the Whale," an $8.5 million family drama written and directed by Noah Baumbach.
The cosmopolitan execs who previously ran Helkon Intl. Pictures -- Christian Halsey Solomon, Lee Solomon and Clifford Werber -- have launched sales, distribution and production venture Solo…
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At last year's Mifed, Paris-based sales company Celluloid Dreams pacted with eight Euro distribs to form a buying alliance for arthouse pics. But the deal fell apart at Cannes when Hengameh Panahi…
A bitter row has resulted in Pathe Pictures pulling out of Michael Winterbottom's "Code 46" just three weeks before the pic was due to start shooting.
Tax-break season is in full swing in Blighty. A bewildering variety of new film funds is being launched this fall to tempt investors who are seeking shelter from the taxman.
The Directors Guild of Great Britain has selected John Schlesinger as the latest recipient of its lifetime achievement award.
Asif Kapadia's "The Warrior" has been chosen as the British entry for this year's foreign-lingo Oscar race.