L.A.-based film vet Peter Marai has created a new Buenos Aires-based arthouse distributor, Mirada distribution.
Anna Marie de la Fuente
Film France, Gaul's national film commission, has teamed with the Odit France, part of its Ministry of Tourism, to launch France's first-ever Film and Tourism Conference.
Juan Antonio Bayona and Sergio Sanchez, the director and screenwriter of "The Orphanage," are reteaming on what looks set to be Bayona's second film.
Eduardo Costantini's Buenos Aires-based Costa Films has expanded into Brazil, linking with Vania Catani's Bananeira Filmes in Rio de Janeiro.
Film is scheduled for a September shoot in Ireland.
Meirelles, Revolution to produce 'Tropicalia'
Storming into Cannes with an ever-more muscular international slate and standout financial results, Gallic mini-major StudioCanal has announced that it will be teaming with Neal Moritz's L.A.-based…
Most studios and indies are downsizing with the downturn; Gallic mini-major StudioCanal is gearing up and still growing.
Thomas Langmann's La Petite Reineis fast-tracking "Fantomas," a bigscreen makeover of the French detective novels.
Barcelona-based mini-major Filmax Entertainment is teaming again with Spanish horror helmer Jaume Balaguero ("Darkness," "Fragile," REC"), on English-language horror thriller "Flatmate."
Guido Rud at Buenos Aires' FilmSharks Intl. has created the Trailer Co.