Winchester Entertainment has appointed Gareth Jones head of U.K. film production and finance.
Kirk D'Amico's sales company Myriad Pictures has optioned the original screenplay "I'll Be You" by Nina Coleman, for Tapestry Films to produce.
Alan Parker, chairman of the Film Council, today laid out a blueprint for the "radical re-invention" of the British film industry, in a speech intended to start a debate about the direction of U.K…
Director Anand Tucker and writer Frank Cottrell Boyce have signed up to develop "November 5th," a historical movie about the Gunpowder Plot to blow up the English Houses of Parliament in 1605.
Danish auteur Lars von Trier is planning to reunite with Nicole Kidman for two more films, which will form a trilogy with their recently completed "Dogville."
Miramax Films is reshuffling its London office, with Allon Reich exiting as head of film and Colin Vaines relocating back to the U.K. as exec VP, European production and development.
Miramax Films is to distribute its own movies in Germany, hiring its own local staff to handle releases through Buena Vista Intl.
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…