Luc Besson's Gallic major EuropaCorp is dipping its toe in new- media production with a mobile TV movie channel.
Albert Espinosa's "Don't Ask Me to Kiss You Because I Will," Jesus Ponce's "Lazy Days" and, if ready on time, Gerardo Herrero's "Que parezca un accidente" will have their market bows at the third…
Paris-based Coproduction Office has closed a tranche of sales on its four Cannes Official Selection players, underscoring the increasing importance of upbeat reviews and a Cannes berth in an…
International exhibition and conference organizer Reed Midem has cancelled Amazia 2008.
Walter Salles' VideoFilmes has picked up "The Mystery of Samba" for distribution in Brazil.
Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl. has acquired international rights to the next film by Pablo Fendrik, whose "Blood Appears" won the Ofaj/TV5Monde (Very) Young Critics awards at Cannes Critics' Week…
Crowning an enthusiastic reception when it first screened at Cannes, Sergei Dvortsevoi's "Tulpan," a Kazakhstan-set tale of a lovelorn shepherd, won the top Un Certain Regard Prix.
Homing in on three films which have played to often upbeat reactions at Cannes, the FIPRESCI Intl. Federation of Film Critics announced awards Saturday for "Delta," "Hunger" and "Eldorado."
Aida Begic's "Snow" and Christophe Van Rompaey's "Moscow Belgium" shared out top honors at Cannes' 47th International Critics' Week, while a young jury gave thumbs up to Pablo Fendrik's bloody family…
Israel's Elad Keidan stepped onto a Palais des Festivals stage Friday evening to receive the first official selection prize from Cannes 2008: best Cinefondation short for "Himnon" (Anthem).
CANNES -- Gallic major MK2 has closed distribution deals on major territories for Jia Zhangke's "24 City," playing off its Competition screening at the Cannes Film Festival.