Egypt's Good News Group, producer of the "The Yacoubian Building," is firing up "Assassins," the third film from "Yacoubian" director Marwan Hamed.
In another sign of the booming remake market for French titles in the U.S., Robert J. Emery's Coup d'Etat has optioned re-do rights to Sophie Marceau starrer "L'Age de raison" (With Love … From the…
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.
In a key deal for Glen Basner's FilmNation Entertainment, the company will handle international sales on Pedro Almodovar's next picture, "The Skin I Live In" (La piel que habito).
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.
Brazilian multihyphenate Walter Salles will team with StudioCanal to direct "La contadora de peliculas."