Mifed dealmakers admit their heads are spinning. But the one thing sellers exiting the 69th edition of the film market are sure of is just how tricky the indie distribution business has become.
Fortissimo Film Sales has inked a Benelux output deal with leading Dutch indie distrib A-Film Distribution/Fu Works, headed by San Fu Maltha and Pim Hemerling.
Tuesday saw a slew of sales at Mifed as sellers scrambled to pack in meetings and clinch deals before many leave the Milan mart today.
The Milan film mart began to see sales made Monday as Focus Features pulled off the now relatively unusual feat of licensing a major package of films to Germany.
As Milan's Mifed film mart kicked off Sunday, word was that U.S. media entrepreneur Jeff Simmons and a group of former Columbia TriStar execs including Tony Manne, Ricardo Avila and Richard…
Spain's biggest pay TV operator, Sogecable, reported Friday a third-quarter loss of €40.7 million ($39.9 million) on revenues of $225.5 million.
At last year's Mifed, Paris-based sales company Celluloid Dreams pacted with eight Euro distribs to form a buying alliance for arthouse pics. But the deal fell apart at Cannes when Hengameh Panahi…
There's good news and bad news for Spanish TV advertising. The good: After an awful 2001, the ad slump appears to be bottoming out. The bad: Nobody's certain when ad investment will actually pick up.
Japanese distributor Nippon Herald has acquired Japanese rights to Carlos Saura's latest dance film, "Salome."
Spain's biggest pay TV operator Sogecable reported Friday a third quarter loss of €40.7 million ($39.9 million) on revenues of $225.5 million.