Massimo Saidel is stepping down as international sales partner at Madrid-based Spanish sales consortium Latido to assume a new role as cultural attache for media at the French Embassy in Rome.
Dany Boon will helm "Nothing to Declare," a follow-up to his B.O. hit "Welcome to the Sticks."
Carlos Reygadas ("Silent Light"), the lynchpin of a new generation of Mexican directors, is prepping his next feature, "Post Tenebras Lux."
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"A Prophet" producer Chic Films is in advanced negotiations with Alfred Huermer's Munich-based Integral Film for Integral to co-produce Chic's "Wayfaring Strangers."
Gaul's Quad Films, which teamed with Focus Features Intl. to produce "Heartbreaker," is lining up Gerard Depardieu starrer "Small World."
London-based the Bureau is producing Julie Gavras' romantic comedy "Late Bloomers" with France's Gaumont and Sylvie Pialat's Les Film du Worso.
Mystery novelist Harlan Coben, whose "Tell No One" was a hit at the box office, will receive another Gallic adaptation with "Long Lost," with the pic to be shot in English this time.
Canana Films, the Mexican producer-distributor shingle of Pablo Cruz, Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, is creating a genre distribution label, Tangente.
Filmax Intl. has pre-sold Eugenio Mira's "Agnosia" to Momentum for the U.K., Alliance for Canada and Square One Entertainment for Germany.
The team behind helmer Daniel Monzon's "Cell 211" have set up their next project.