Combat action epic, "Special Forces," starring Diane Kruger, stormed into Cannes, selling out nearly all major territories. A cast and distrib dinner with eight minutes of footage helped build…
Nicolas Traube's Paris-based Pampa Prods. and Brazil's Conspiracao and Globo Filmes are teaming on one of the biggest Franco-Brazilian co-productions to date, "Rouge Bresil," an €8 million ($11.5…
Backup Films, a film consultancy-turned investor, has brokered TF1 Intl.'s acquisition of worldwide rights outside France on "Rebirth," helmed by Jean-Marc Mineo.
A plethora of product, flash sales, bidding wars and muscular new markets in Russia and Latin America helped 2011's Cannes kick in to high gear from the get-go as the Croisette saw its strongest…
Gallic shingle LGM's Jean-Baptiste Dupont and Cyril Colbeau Justin, the producer duo behind a flurry of popular French actioners and genre films, are developing "Boule and Bill" ("Billy and…
Paris-based Ubisoft Motion Pictures, the film and TV production arm of the French game-publishing giant, is developing 3D features based on some of its top vidgame franchises -- "Assassin's Creed,"…
"The Orphanage" producer Rodar y Rodar is re-teaming with Spain's Antena 3 Films to make "El cuerpo" (The Body).
Summit Entertainment rounded out its Cannes' deals on buzz titles "Pompeii" and toon "Tarzan 3D" on Sunday after a feverish start to the market that saw the titles virtually sell out within the first…
Multihyphenate Rodrigo Bellott is set to direct sexual thriller "Nice People," starring Carlos Bardem and Vicenta N'Dongo.
Who said it was a local comedy? Santiago Segura's "Torrente" saga, about a racist, sexist ex-cop, may be Spain's biggest film-franchise ever, but it was commonly written off as too local -- in its…
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