CBS Films has acquired domestic rights to the coming-of-age comedy "Toy's House," which first-time helmer Jordan Vogt-Roberts directed from a screenplay by Chris Galletta.
The script called for small upfront payments, day-and-date VOD pickups and leisurely negotiations. But a funny thing happened on the way to Sundance: John Cooper and Trevor Groth programmed a boffo…
Despite the increasing prominence of a handful of femme helmers, the number of women working in top behind-the-camera roles on feature films is still pretty slim.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Releasing has made a deal for director Jerusha Hess' freshman outing "Austenland," which also marks the producing debut of "Twilight" author Stephenie Meyer. Sony Pictures…
Sundance acquisitions took off Monday as weekend deals started to close.
The Weinstein Company is wrapping up a deal to acquire "Fruitvale," a drama based on a tragic true story that was written and directed by 26 year-old USC grad Ryan Coogler.
Female filmmakers are better represented in independent film when compared to Big Hollywood over the past decade, and women were most likely to be producers across all behind-the-camera positions…
In a deal that ends the largest bidding war of Sundance so far this year, Relativity Media has acquired U.S. rights to Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut "Don Jon's Addiction" and is planning a…
Mundial, the recently announced international sales joint venture of IM Global and Canana, has acquired international rights to Marc Silver's documentary "Who Is Dayani Cristal?"
A24 has closed a deal for North American rights to James Ponsoldt's teen dramedy "The Spectacular Now," starring Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley, and the upstart distrib will release the hot…