Celluloid Dreams/Uconnect has snatched up international sales rights to Japanese helmer Takashi Miike's next feature project, a contemporary take on “Yotsuya Kaiden,” a famed Japanese ghost story…
At mid-point in the Cannes Film Market, EuropaCorp is unveiling a flurry of deals on Paul Walker action movie “Brick Mansions” and Bertrand Bonello's “Yves Saint-Laurent.” Led by Marie-Laure…
EuropaCorp, Luc Besson's Paris-based mini-studio, is becoming ever more a Europe-U.S.Corp, while ramping up biz in China.
Viggo Mortensen is set for his first French-language role in helmer-scribe David Oelhoffen's "Loin des hommes" (Far From Men).
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp is partnering with China's Mark Gao's Fundamental Films to produce three more installments of the "Transporter" franchise.
From scouting films to pre-selecting and organizing screenings and pressers, Christian Jeune is the fest's behind-the-scenes hero.
Argentina's Ventana Sur, the biggest film mart in one of the world's fastest growing film regions, will announce its fifth edition dates and details at Cannes. Ventana Sur is a joint initiative of…
Dimitri Rassam's Chapter 2 is joining forces with Jerome Seydoux's Pathe and Frederique Dumas' Orange Studio on "Saint Exupery," an English-language biopic of the famed aviator-turned-novelist…
Frederic Corvez's Paris-based Urban Distribution Intl. (UDI) has boardes “Por las plumas” (“All About the Feathers”), one of five projects being presented at a work-in-progress showcase for buzz…
French director Laurent Cantet, who won the Palme d'Or in 2008 for “The Class,” will direct “Vuelta a Itaca,” a drama set in Cuba. Script for Spanish-language pic is by Cantet and Cuban novelist…
Although it boasts no Palme d'Or contenders, Russia, one of Eastern Europe's fastest-rising film industries, is out in force in Cannes. Russia launched the sixth edition of its Pavilion at the mart…