PARIS -- In a shock move, Jose Luis Cienfuegos has been sacked as the director of the Gijon Festival, a meet he built up from 1995 into Spain's premier distribution launch-pad for edgier indie movies…
Memento's "Bad Seeds" and Pathe's "Sunday Dads" will screen at the 14th Rendez-Vous With French Cinema along with Wild Bunch's "The Players," with star Jean Dujardin and helmer Michel Hazanavicius in…
Pan-European sales and distribution group Wild Bunch has inked a three-year output deal with Mark Burg's Twisted Pictures, the label behind the "Saw" horror franchise.
Pan-European film group Studiocanal is continuing its European expansion by taking a majority stake in Tandem Communications, one of the region's leading producers and distributors of international…
Pyramide Films has acquired French rights to William Friedkin's Venice Competition hit "Killer Joe."
Arthouse met the multiplex with healthy results at the 2011 Spanish box office.
Gallic director-thesp Agnes Jaoui and her husband, writer-actor Jean-Pierre Bacri, are prepping "Au Bout du conte" (Under the Rainbow).
At 2008's Unifrance Paris Rendez-Vous, foreign distributors laughed their heads off watching Pathe's "Welcome to the Sticks." But nobody thought of buying it.
Sylvie Testud's "La Vie d'une autre," Lucas Belvaux's "38 Witnesses" and Philippe Lefebvre's "Paris by Night" will screen at the 14th Unifrance Paris Rendez-Vous, which will run Jan. 11-16.
Hollywood may be buoyant in Germany and solid in France -- but it's hurting in southern Europe.
Javier Martin Dominguez has quit as artistic director of Spain's Seville European Film Festival, raising a question about the future of an event he had built into a valuable European industry hub.