The Europa Cinemas network of exhibs has selected Italo pic "Le Quattro volte," which centers on the life of an old shepherd in Calabria, as the best European film in the Directors' Fortnight section…
Ariel Veneziano's boutique sales outfit Recreation has announced the acquisition of Cannes Directors' Fortnight entry "Two Gates of Sleep."
L.A.-based production, sales and distribution shingle Inferno Entertainment has launched a specialty pic sales label, Ember Films.
There were 120 3D screens in Scandinavia at the end of last year, which reps 6% of the total 2,000 venues, many of which are situated in rural areas and equipped with only one screen. The research…
U.K. exhibs must have drunk a magic potion last year as the number of 3D screens shot up from 70 to 450.
As distribs, sales execs and producers head for Cannes, along with their passports and business cards, they'll be packing a certain amount of anxiety.
Swedish shingle Yellow Bird has greenlit a TV adaptation of Henning Mankell's thriller "The Man From Beijing," which will be produced by its German subsidiary.
Blighty's first televised debate between the leaders of the main political parties nabbed a 37% audience share Thursday evening.
British documakers, like those in other territories, face a dilemma: How to satisfy the demands of local broadcasters and make a program that can sell abroad.
As ad revenues have dropped on free-to-air channels around the world, the number of hours devoted to drama have been cut. However, not all types of drama have suffered equally.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%