Continuing their energetic push into overseas markets, Brazil's and Galicia's film authorities will co-host the Co-Production Meeting June 12-14.
Gallic major MK2 Films has begun to tie down key territories on its $25 million animated feature "The True Story of Puss 'n Boots," as well as clinching solid early sales on Gerard Depardieu-starrer…
Asturian pros are making an impact in Spain, from new directors to producers and thesping talent. Variety profiles a handful of illustrious Asturians, both emigres and home-based filmmakers.
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
Brazil's O2 Filmes and Universal Pictures have greenlit Toniko Melo's drama "VIPs," the fourth film in their production partnership in Brazil.
Argentina's Lucrecia Martel, whose "The Woman Without a Head" plays in Cannes' Competition on Wednesday, will direct alien-invader action pic "El eternauta."
French sales and distribution company Bac Films-Millimages has gone into the production business, creating a talent production house, Manny Films, with producers Philippe Gompel and Aurelia Grossmann.
Thierry Peronne's Investimage has teamed with financial analyst Adrien Muselet to create Investimage Asset Management, a Brazilian film investment vehicle.
Celluloid Dreams has optioned the rights to Philip K. Dick's 1969 novel "Ubik."
Guido Rud's FilmSharks has sold North, Central and South American rights to Cannes Critics' Week closer, "The Desert Within," to regional distributor Gussi-Distrimax.
Creating a collection of classics from southern Europe, 6 Sales Entertainment Group has secured the rights to 350 European Films.