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.
Cannes buyers have fallen under the spell of "Grace of Monaco," Olivier Dahan's drama toplining Nicole Kidman as thesp-turned-princess Grace Kelly.
Underscoring the marquee value of heavyweight auteurs, Mexican Carlos Reygadas' "Post tenebras lux," which bows in Cannes competition Thursday, has struck several sales deals at Cannes.
French helmer Kim Chapiron, whose English-language debut "Dog Pound" earned him Tribeca's new narrative filmmaker prize, is prepping his sophomore feature, "La Creme de la Creme," a French-lingo…
Fox Intl. has acquired rights to North America, Latin America and Spain on "The 7th Floor," starring Ricardo Darin.
Edgard Tenembaum, Paris-based producer of Walter Salles' "The Motorcycle Diaries," has boarded "Water -- Between Imagination and Reality," an omnibus feature of nine shorts made by Israel-based…
Its economic growth may be slowing but in film terms Brazil, the subject of a Cannes Tribute, is still bulking up.
Already benefitting from a movie co-production agreement, Italy and Argentina will extend the pact to TV, the countries' film authorities announced at Cannes.
Bruno Bettati's Chilean shingle Jirafa Films has boarded rock band saga "Miguel San Miguel," Matias Cruz's fiction feature account of Chile's most famous band, Los Prisioneros.
New York and Paris-based Urban Distribution Intl. has bought worldwide rights outside Latin America to one of the region's key titles in production in 2012: "Roa," from Colombia's Andi Baiz.