Nova Scotia-based Copernicus Studios has boarded Illusion's hard-boiled hoodlum satire "Boogie, the Aceitoso," taking minority co-production equity in the Argentina-Spain toon pic.
Film producer Eduardo Costantini and computer scientist Efe Cakarel are launching the Auteurs, a Silicon Valley-based global online cinematheque that will stream high-definition independent and…
Thomas Jane ("The Mist") will topline the $35 million action-thriller "Run," to be directed by John McTiernan for Arclight Films.
Carlos Sorin, one of Argentina's best-known international auteurs ("Minimal Stories," "Bombon, el Perro," "The Road to San Diego"), will direct "Agua que brilla" (Shining Water), a chronicle of an…
Mexico's Mantarraya Producciones, run by Jaime Romandia and Carlos Reygadas, and Reygadas' label No Dream Cinema have renewed their relationship with Jean Labadie, following Labadie's surprise ouster…
Spain's Perro Verde, one of Spain's foremost animated feature specialists, has used the Berlinale to unveil its first TV production: the 11-part series "Heroes del marzo" (March Heroes), a…
Something doesn't add up in French President Nicolas Sarkozy's plans to remove advertising from Gallic pubcaster France Televisions -- and it's vexing locals far more than his plan to shutter the…
Madrid-based sales company 6 Sales, with its strong line of English-language product, has taken international sales rights to the Future Films-produced Mischa Barton-starrer "Malice in Wonderland."
Kevin Williams, prexy of Madrid-based sales agent KWA Films, has initiated talks with Audiovisual SGR, a film bank guarantee fund, for SGR to underwrite loans to Spanish sales agents.
Distribution Co., Argentina's top indie distrib, has picked up four pics to screen at Berlin.
Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl. has sold "Uranya" to Visual Factory for French-speaking territories and Eastern Europe.