The European Film Academy has shortlisted four pics helmed by up-and-coming directors for its Discovery Award.
Finland has selected "A Man's Job" as its entry for the foreign language film Oscar.
Russian box office is expected to more than double to $867 million by 2011, according to a report by movie biz analysts Dodona.
Songwriter and musician Prince is initiating legal proceedings against YouTube and other major websites for breach of copyright over the unauthorized use of his music.
ITN has inked a pact to produce all programming for the Setanta Sports News channel.
U.S. movie download service Jaman.com has inked a multi-pic pact with arthouse powerhouse Fortissimo Films.
Danish sales outfit Trust Film Sales has tapped Rikke Ennis as CEO.
Studios group Pinewood Shepperton is reaping the benefits of Blighty's film tax credit, which came into force at the beginning of the year.
"Judgment of Paris," and "Bottle Shock" both center on the 1976 blind tasting at which French experts chose wines from the Napa Valley over those from France.
Lionsgate Films UK has picked up theatrical rights in Blighty to "Flood."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%