Nigel Lythgoe waved the flag for his native Britain at the U.K. Film Council's Breakthrough Brits cocktail reception Thursday at, appropriately, the London West Hollywood.
Indie distrib TLA Releasing has had a busy Cannes, closing deals on a passel of pics, including all North American rights to Canadian retro-slasher pic "Gutterballs," directed by Ryan Nicholson.
Pathe has sold all North American distribution rights the edgy thriller "Eden Lake" to the Weinstein Co.
The top-grossing Finnish film of 2007, "Christmas Story" will preem its English-language version at the Cannes market.
Amy Redford's directorial debut "The Guitar" will have its international premiere at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, which runs July 4-12.
The film biz seems to be embracing optimism as buyers, sellers and producers head for the Cannes market in numbers trending higher than last year. But is it really optimism or is there just more…
Philadelphia-based distrib TLA Releasing has nabbed all North American rights to critically acclaimed Korean horror hit "Epitaph," the directorial debut of the Jung brothers.
The first documentary to be unspooled in competition at Berlin, Errol Morris' "Standard Operating Procedure" not only examines a tragic and shameful chapter in U.S. military history but also plays…
Optimism -- albeit the cautious kind -- permeates the mood of U.S. indies headed to Berlin.
The "fun" category doesn't look to have any front-runners, with each pic garnering a dedicated fan base but also more than a few detractors.
The drama category's packed with seven nominations, two more than the traditional five. Cynics will say the HFPA cast a wide net to catch the most stars for the (now-canceled) ceremony, but kinder…