Danish/British sales company Moviefan has picked up world rights to "Laila the Pure," directed by Gabriel Axel ("Babette's Feast"). The love story, about Nils, a teenager on holiday who meets and…
Markets & Festivals
There's a new uncertainty in the air as indie sales companies head to this week's American Film Market.
Kathy Morgan Intl. has signed a deal with First Intl. Communications to handle foreign sales on the latter company's actioner "China Strike Force."
Independent Artists will fully finance the $15 million-budgeted dark comedy "Power Failure." Jamie Lee Curtis, Jack Lemmon and Whoopi Goldberg have signed to star in the film, written by Larry…
Intermedia Films has paid low-six figures to acquire an untitled epic adventure pitch by screenwriter Larry Ramin, who will pen the script. Mark Johnson, who has a first-look production deal at…
Lolafilms' award-winning "La Comunidad" (Common Wealth) has been sold to Gaga in Japan and Free Dolphin in France.
Joe Roth, the former chairman of Walt Disney studios, is now the standard-bearer of how to be independent in style.
International sales and distribution company Myriad Pictures has signed a three-year output deal with indie Spanish distributor Filmax. Under the agreement, Filmax will handle Spanish distribution on…
MGM has inked a number of distribution deals for its comedy "Heartbreakers," starring Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt and Gene Hackman.
"Te Amo -- Made in Chile" has the potential to be a classic teen coming-of-age film, in the tradition of "Stand by Me." The only challenge, from a commercial point of view, is that it faces the…