Miramax Films has taken North American TV and home entertainment rights to toon pic "The Great North Pole Elf Strike," which is being made by Chris Walker's Modern Cartoons.
Korean sales and financing company Cineclick Asia has closed major territory deals on Park Chan-wook's Cannes competition player "Old Boy," licensing all rights for Italy to Lucky Red, one of the…
Hybrid Pictures Intl. and Spanish production and sales company Bulbeck & Mas are teaming on an Argentine-Spanish co-production: "Four Stories."
The Lanzarote Spanish Film Screenings has moved the dates for its sixth edition to Feb. 24-26 and enlarged its name to the Lanzarote Winter Spanish Film Screenings.
Helmer Roland Joffe is set to shoot "Marlowe," a fictionalized biopic of Christopher Marlowe, the British dramatist believed by some to have been Shakespeare's ghostwriter.
Lions Gate has acquired worldwide distribution rights, excluding Japan, to producer Taka Ichise's six-pic horror package "J-Horror Theater."
Arclight Films has opened a Toronto office and tapped sales executive Lina Marrone to run it. Marrone started working on a consultancy basis with Arclight at Mifed last year.
Spanish director Luna ("Whore," "Stranded") is prepping a new pic, the E10 million ($12 million) Moscow-set chiller "Moscow Zero." Film will mark the bow of a new production and sales company…
MTV Films Europe has made its first film co-production investment in Europe, taking minority equity in Spanish comedy "Isi & Disi," produced by Andres Vicente Gomez's Lolafilms.
The Fiji government is teaming with Chris Walker's Modern Cartoons to create the country's first animation studio.