Phase 4 Films has acquired North American rights to writer-director Rebecca Thomas' drama "Elerctrick Children."
Locomotive Entertainment is taking on foreign sales at Cannes for Danny DeVito's untitled apocalyptic thriller, which stars William Fichtner, Lance Reddick and Constance Zimmer.
Archstone Distribution has acquired North American rights to action thriller ''The Girl from the Naked Eye.''
Chris Hanley 's Muse Prods., fresh off of Harmony Korine's "Spring Breakers," will go into production in August on "Tranzloco" with Will De Los Santos ("Spun") directing from his own screenplay.
In a pair of pre-Cannes moves, Red Sea Media has acquired international sales rights to the Singaporean sexual thriller "Hotel De Sade" as well as the horror comedy "Julia X 3D."
Moonstone Entertainment has come on to handle foreign sales for "Compulsion," a thriller-tinged dark comedy shooting in Canada.
With the big six Hollywood studios making fewer pics and focusing more and more on tentpole franchises, the independent sector has a clear-cut opportunity to expand.
Joely Richardson ("Anonymous," "The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo") is in final negotiations to join David Garrett in "Paganini - The Devil's Violinist."
In a pre-Cannes move, Arclight Films has picked up international sales rights to director Kat Coiro's romantic drama "While We Were Here," which world premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival last…
Christopher Plummer's performance of "The Tempest" in the Stratford Shakespeare Festival production has been set for June 14 screenings at 565 U.S. theaters.
Guillermo Del Toro will co-direct "Guillermo Del Toro's Pinocchio" with Mark Gustafson, animation director on "The Fantastic Mr. Fox," as a 3D stop-motion animated production of the Jim Henson…