After an unsuccessful attempt to launch a springtime film fund in Germany, Grosvenor Park is getting ready to release a new open-ended blind fund that could raise between DM 150 million and DM 300…
The Rio de Janeiro Intl. Film Festival will dedicate a tribute to Brazilian producers Luiz Carlos and Lucy Barreto.
Lions Gate Prods. has greenlit "Cube 2: Hypercube," the sequel to the 1997 "Cube." "Cube 2" will be directed by "Pulp Fiction" cinematographer Andrzej Sekula, with Lions Gate Intl. handling foreign…
Andres Vicente Gomez's Lolafilms has made the first step in turning its huge local hit, James Bond parody "Torrente 2," into an international franchise.
Greek financier Alkie David, who is based in London, has launched a sales company, Full On Entertainment, to handle his own films.
Sullivan Entertainment has closed a deal with HarperCollins to produce an exclusive series of 13 paperback books tied to its animated feature "Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Movie."
Danis Tanovic's feature debut "No Man's Land" is the 1993 Bosnian conflict in microcosm. The struggle, sometimes ironic, sometimes dramatic, between a Bosnian and Serbian soldier stranded together in…
Hammer, the legendary Brit horror label, is making its move back into film production through a partnership with Charles Sturridge's FirstSight Films.
Spanish distribber Manga Films has closed Spanish rights on "Ali," the Muhammed Ali bio from the Initial Entertainment Group (IEG).
Top Spanish production house Lolafilms is in final negotiations for a U.S. sale on three movies: Alex de la Iglesia's "Common Wealth," Spanish B.O. smash "Torrente, the Long Arm of the Law" and its…
Feature distribution services outfit SearchParty Films, which launched at the 2001 Sundance Film Festival, has changed its name to Outrider Pictures and has secured a second round of financing from…