Egypt's Good News Group, producer of the "The Yacoubian Building," is firing up "Assassins," the third film from "Yacoubian" director Marwan Hamed.
Brazilian film investment agency RioFilme is set to co-produce the $5 million drama "Coracoes Sujos" ("Dirty Hearts") with Brazil's Mixer.
Universal Pictures Intl. went on a shopping spree Monday on the Croisette, snapping up rights to select major territories for P.J. Hogan's Tony Collette comedy "Mental" and Relativity Media's 3D epic…
Mexico's film commission is in conversations to bring three shoots from Hollywood majors and two French films to Mexico, following the establishment of rebates announced in March by Mexican President…
Zeta Audiovisual, the film and TV arm of Spanish media conglom Grupo Zeta, has greenlit its flagship production for 2010, "Mortadelo y Filemon 3D" -- one of the biggest Spanish projects this year.
Rodar y Rodar, which produced "The Orphanage" and "Julia's Eyes" with Guillermo del Toro, is teaming with Canada's Rue Morgue Cinema on "Cut Throats Nine."
Javier Bardem, who toplines Cannes competition player "Biutiful," will produce and narrate the Western Sahara-focused documentary feature "Oulad Lemzun" (Sons of the Clouds).
The second edition of Ventana Sur, Latin America's biggest film market, will unspool Dec. 3-6 in Buenos Aires.
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has struck Hewlett Packard's first toon movie partnership in Europe.
Brazilian multihyphenate Walter Salles will team with StudioCanal to direct "La contadora de peliculas."
Gallic screenwriter Michel Fessler ("The Sea Wall") is attached to co-write the screenplay of "A Captain," a psychological epic set up at top Gallic producer-director Eric Heumann's Paradis Films.