"11-11-11," "Habemus Papam" and "Artigas" feature on the first distribution slate of Nossa Distribuidora, Brazil's groundbreaking new distribution service unveiled last Tuesday at the Rio Film…
Jose Padilha's Cold Mountain Ent. and Mark Abraham and Eric Newman's Strike Ent. are near ready to bring "Tri-Border" onto the market.
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazilian arthouse distrib Art Films has acquired rights to Brazil on Susanne Bier's "All You Need Is Love" and "Kon-Tiki," produced by Jeremy Thomas' Recorded Picture Co.
Jose Padilha, director of "Elite Squad: The Enemy Within" is teaming via his Zazen Prods. label with Daniel Filho's Lereby Prods. to raise $60 million to finance 10 Brazilian movies over the next…
BERLIN -- Brazil's Filme Rio-Rio Film Commission has sealed a broad-based partnership with Paris' Ile de France Film Commission.
In a novel attempt to forge a Mexican super hero, Lemon Films' Fernando and Billy Rovzar have pacted with Mexico's Triple AAA wrestling federation to develop film and TV properties for Mexico based…
Japan's Shochiku has acquired all Japanese rights to Spanish horror film "Blind Alley," which world preems in Competition Friday at the Sitges Festival.
Miguel Cohan, director of "No Return," is working on a new project, "Betibu," an adaptation of Argentine Claudia Pineiro's latest novel.
Pointing to renewed sales life on key durable titles, Buenos Aires-based FilmSharks Intl. has closed a slew of recent major territory sales on titles it brought onto the market as far back as 2008.
Canada's CD Films and Portugal's Stopline Filmes have boarded two-part miniseries "Rouge Bresil" (Brazil Red), a groundbreaking high-end Brazilian international co-production.