Brazil's rapidly expanding Vereda Filmes and France's Biloba are teaming to produce Luc Marescot's "Amazon: the Green Planet," one of the most expensive Brazilian films ever.
Celluloid Dreams has initiated pre-production on the $15 million "Hello Darkness," a genre-bending vampire film from Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland ("Quinceanera").
France's MK2 and Britain's Film4 will produce "Satisfaction," the second film by U.S. writer-director Miranda July. In a parallel move, MK2 has set dates for Abbas Kiarostami's long-mooted "Certified…
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Fabio Barreto will direct "Lula: The Son of Brazil" a portrait of Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's early years.
Federico Veiroj's adolescent angst drama "Acne," from the producers of "Whisky" and "El custodio," has been picked up for international distribution by Rezo Films.
Sean Penn received the first big artistic cheer of the 61st Cannes Film Festival after he was introduced on the steps of the Palais Wednesday night.
French actress Marion Cotillard will return to Gallic film-making starring in the E15 million ($24.0 million) Sahara-set adventure-romantic drama, "Le Dernier vol de Lancaster" (The Last Flight).
Gallic exec Gregoire Melin, longtime sales head at Luc Besson's EuropaCorp, has hung up his own sales shingle Kinology, with a preferential relationship with Studio 37, the production/acquisition…
Palestinian helmer Elia Suleiman will start filming "The Time That Remains," in Nazareth on July 20. The $7 million pic, which will shoot in Israel, Paris and New York, marks the final part of…
Argentinean director Pablo Trapero, whose "Leonera" plays in Competition in Cannes today, is prepping a new feature film, love story "Pampas."