The Berlin Film Festival got off to a powerful start on Thursday with Wong Kar Wai's philosophical actioner "The Grandmaster," starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai as the legendary martial arts master Ip Man.
Germany's Tele Muenchen Group has picked Afonso Poyart's mystery-thriller "Solace," starring Colin Farrell and Anthony Hopkins.
Red Bull Media House is teaming up with Pure Grass Films and the Salt Company on Frederic Jardin's heist actioner "Twist."
Serenity Media Group, a Chinese venture launched in partnership with distributor China Lion in 2010, has signed an exclusive TV production deal with Germany's Constantin Film Entertainment, a…
The Match Factory has picked up international rights to helmer Hany Abu-Assad's "Omar" about three childhood friends and a young woman who are torn apart in their fatal fight for freedom.
Santelmann will play the leader of a band of Vikings stranded behind enemy lines on the coast of Alba (as ancient Scotland was known), and pursued by fierce mercenaries until the Norsemen turn the…
Content Film has picked up Sundance award-winner "Crystal Fairy," starring Michael Sera.
Wim Wenders' Neue Road Movies and Tel Aviv-based sales outfit Cinephil have closed a slew of pre-sale deals for "Cathedrals of Culture," a 3D TV series to be helmed by some of Europe's leading film…
German cinema will again bask in the spotlight at this year's Berlin Film Festival, which is showcasing the latest works by veteran helmers and up-and-coming filmmakers, but the country's booming…
Berlinale director Dieter Kosslick discusses this year's festival, the best emerging cinema and the impact of digital on indies with Variety's Ed Meza.
Germany's well-earned reputation as one of the world's leading co-production countries continues to attract international projects despite growing competition from neighboring European states.