Completing an impressive double-whammy, Benh Zeitlin's magical-realist "Beasts of the Southern Wild," a Sundance-winner, has now scooped plaudits at Cannes.
Cannes proved a feast for the indie marketplace, with buyers, having grown fat on the riches of "Twilight," "Hunger Games" and "The Intouchables," throwing around their weight, demanding the kind of…
Chilean Pablo Larrain's ''No,'' the first investment by Jeff Skoll's Participant Media in a foreign-language film, swept the top Art Cinema Award at Cannes' 44th Directors' Fortnight.
CANNES -- Korean director Im Sang-soo, whose "The Taste of Money" bows Saturday in Cannes competition, looks set to see his 2010 competition player "The Housemaid" become a Brazilian TV series and…
Paris-based Euro mini-major Wild Bunch has struck scores of mid-week sales on a powerful Cannes slate that includes Brian De Palma's "Passion," Guillaume Canet's "Blood Ties" and three competition…
Spaniard Antonio Mendez Esparza's emigration drama "Aqui y alla" won the 51st Critics' Week top nod, the Nespresso Grand Prize.
CANNES -- French distribution rights have been nabbed on three Cannes fest titles, Gonzalo Tobal's "Villegas," William Vega's "La Sirga" and Juan Andres Arango's "La Playa," all of which were…
CANNES -- Rolling off sustained Cannes trading, Pathe International, the sales arm of the leading European mini-major based out of the U.K. and France, has closed a near 100 deals on often…
Mini-major Studiocanal has struck bullish Cannes sales on "Paddington," "Serena," "Mood Indigo," "I Give It a Year" and "King of Soho," consolidating its position as a key European…
U.S. producer Oren Segal is teaming with Gaul's AngeleFine Prods. to co-produce Sanaa Hamri's dark futuristic comedy "Just Like Beauty," based on the novel of the same name by New Yorker Lisa Lerner.