TF1 Intl. has acquired world rights to Finnish animated feature "Santa's Magic Crystal," directed by Antti Haikala, production designer on 2008 B.O. smash hit "Nico and the Way to the Stars."
"Blackthorn," the Spanish-backed reprise of the Butch Cassidy story, has sold to Bac Films for France after sealing a Spanish deal.
With Walter Salles' "On the Road" now in post, MK2 is continuing the trend of French companies backing well-known international auteurs with new projects from Abbas Kiarostami -- "The End" -- and…
Los Angeles-based producer Roy Lee is teaming with France's SND-M6 Group and WY Prods. to produce English-language suspense-thriller "The Incident."
Spanish actress Elena Anaya ("Van Helsing") is attached to star in first-time helmer Beatriz Sanchis' dramedy "Todos estan muertos" (They Are All Dead), selected for the Berlinale co-production…
New York-based GKids, a specialty distributor of independent and foreign animation films, has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "Une vie de chat" (A Cat in Paris), the latest animated film from…
Films Sans Frontieres has taken all rights for France on Israeli helmer Avi Nesher's "The Matchmaker."
The producers of helmer Rodrigo Cortes' paranormal thriller "Red Lights," starring Robert de Niro and Sigourney Weaver, are holding off on a U.S. deal until it's complete -- but Santa-Monica-based…
Barcelona-based Film Factory has acquired international sales rights to two sought-after Spanish genre productions: "Animals," with Martin Freeman, and "Blind Alley," the directorial debut of…
European powerhouse StudioCanal is teaming with Mark Cuban and Todd Wagner's 2929 Entertainment and Gary Levinsohn's Mutual Film Co. to make "Blackbird," the next film by Austria's Stefan Ruzowitzky…