Ellen Page will make her directorial debut with "Miss Stevens," which has Anna Faris attached to star as a teacher who chaperones a group of high schoolers to a state drama competition.
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IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Sebastían Silva's "Crystal Fairy," the Chile-based psychadelic drug drama starring Michael Cera that premiered at Sundance.
Relativity Media has closed its deal to finance and distribute the Jim Carrey action-comedy "Loomis Fargo," which Jared Hess ("Napoleon Dynamite") will direct.
Cinedigm has scored North American rights to "Narco Cultura," the Sundance competition docu about the Mexican drug cartels' influence on life and popular culture on both sides of the border.
The wave of social intelligence that's transforming the marketing of Hollywood movies has yet to spill much into the creative process -- with the exception of casting, which right now has better…
And the Radius-TWC train rolls on.
Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Andrew Dosunmu's "Mother of George," which premiered in competition at Sundance.
Toronto-based Entertainment One (eOne) has closed a deal to acquire U.S. rights to "We Are What We Are," the cannibalism horror thriller that premiered in the midnight section at Sundance.
When director Evan Leong and his crew first approached Jeremy Lin during his senior year at Harvard, the hope was to get enough material for a web series that might interest Asian-Americans…
IFC Films has closed a deal to acquire David Lowery's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," which stars Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster and Nate Parker.
The buying bonanza at Sundance hasn't been a boon for all.