Multihyphenate Lluis Minarro won the City of Barcelona Prize in its film category for his sweep of prizes over the last 12 months, including co-producing Cannes Palme d'Or winner "Uncle Boonmee…,"…
Zootrope Films will release Spain's "Mediterranean Diet" Feb. 23 in France. Produced by Marta Esteban's Messidor Films, Spaniard Joaquin Oristrell's saucy pic has sold widely, including HBO for U.S…
There's no doubt that buyers were hungry at this year's Berlin European Film Market, but as sales agents packed up their stands on Wednesday one thing was clear -- less standout product coupled with…
Paris-based art film force Pyramide Intl. has powered up sales at the European Film Market, inking a raft of deals on Ismael Ferroukhi's "Free Men," Andrei Zvyagintsev's awaited "Elena" and Alix…
In a sign of the burgeoning muscle of the Brazilian film industry, Rio de Janeiro-based RioFilme has invested reals 3 million ($1.8 million) in "10 Seconds," the story of Brazilian boxer Eder Jofre.
Colombia's Dynamo Capital is looking to create a $150 million-$200 million private equity fund to invest in Latin American film, TV and animation companies.
As Berlin's European Film Market rounds the bend into the home stretch, StudioCanal is on track for impressive pre-sales for two of its flagship productions: CGI adventure movie "The Dinosaur…
"Hunger Games" has yet to be cast, but interest in the futuristic actioner is already high both in the U.S. and overseas, where Warner Bros. has picked up Spanish and Italian rights to Gary Ross'…
High profile French animation artist Guillaume Ivernel is onboard to direct a 3D animated sci-fi thriller, "Soul Man," his follow-up to "Dragon Hunters."
France's Le Pacte founder Jean Labadie is leveraging his long relationships in the biz to build his 3-year-old company into a major force.
Hengameh Panahi's Celluloid Dreams has acquired international rights to "The Year of the Snake."