Spain's Lazona has pulled down tax coin to finance "23-F," a step-by-step retelling of the country's Feb. 23, 1981, failed coup d'etat. Levied at 18% of investment, the tax rebate is worth around…
There were signs of recovery on the Croisette this year as sales agents closed a number of presales on top projects, from Summit Intl.'s 3D "The Three Musketeers" to Focus Features Intl.'s "Hanna."
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…
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Universal Pictures Intl. went on a shopping spree Monday on the Croisette, snapping up rights to select major territories for P.J. Hogan's Tony Collette comedy "Mental" and Relativity Media's 3D epic…
Brazilian film investment agency RioFilme is set to co-produce the $5 million drama "Coracoes Sujos" ("Dirty Hearts") with Brazil's Mixer.
Egypt's Good News Group, producer of the "The Yacoubian Building," is firing up "Assassins," the third film from "Yacoubian" director Marwan Hamed.
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.
Javier Bardem, who toplines Cannes competition player "Biutiful," will produce and narrate the Western Sahara-focused documentary feature "Oulad Lemzun" (Sons of the Clouds).
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."
The second edition of Ventana Sur, Latin America's biggest film market, will unspool Dec. 3-6 in Buenos Aires.