Jean Prewitt, president-CEO of the Independent Film & Television Alliance, is taking a cautiously optimistic view of this year's Cannes market and growing traction for the Chinese film business.
Bruno Wu's Seven Stars Film Studios has agreed to finance John Woo's remake of "The Killer" from Woo and Terence Chang's Lion Rock Prods.
Elizabeth Banks will topline dark comedy "What's The Matter With Margie?" with filiming set to start early next year in Los Angeles.
Max360 International has acquired the foreign rights to Michael Mohan's romantic comedy "Save the Date," four months after it screened at Sundance.
The Weinstein Co. has acquired U.S. rights to political documentary "The Oath of Tobruk,'' directed by Bernard-Henri Levy and made over the eight-month period of conflict that put an end to Muammar…
The Cutting Edge Group has closed a multi-picture slate deal with Endgame Entertainment, under which CEG will invest in Endgame films in return for music publishing rights and helping service music…
The forthcoming "Blade Runner" pic will be a sequel that takes place "some years" after the original cult classic, producers announced Thursday.
Image Entertainment has acquired all U.S. rights to action-thiller "The Devil's in the Details," starring Ray Liotta, Emilio Rivera ("Act of Valor"), Lane Garrison and Joel Mathews.
Exclusive Media and Cross Creek Pictures have launched a three-year deal to co-finance, co-produce and co-develop at least two feature films per year with budgets up to $65 million.
The Little Film Company has closed distribution deals for the sci-fi thriller "War of the Dead" with E1 Entertainment for the US, Momentum Pictures for the UK and Alliance Entertainment for Canada.
Paul Greengrass ("The Bourne Ultimatum") is directing "Barca," a documentary about the FC Barcelona soccer club with Richard Brown producing for Anonymous Content.