Francis Ford Coppola's expanded and more elaborate version of "Apocalypse Now" will premiere as a special gala at the Cannes Intl. Film Festival in May.
Markets & Festivals
Snow fell on Manhattan Thursday, but it didn't keep guests from celebrating the opening night of the 17th annual Israel Film Festival, which honored director Sidney Lumet with its Lifetime…
Redbus chief operating officer Zygi Kamasa has been tapped to join the senior acquisitions team for Helkon Media alongside Helkon Intl. managing director Christian Halsey Solomon and Ulrike Beckmann…
Prophecy Entertainment has closed a slew of AFM deals for its slate. BSkyB has picked up U.K. rights to "A Twist of Faith" and the espionage drama "The Silencer."
Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group (IEG) has closed the last two major international territory deals on its five-time Oscar nominated hit "Traffic," which was directed by Steven Soderbergh and…
FilmFour's head of acquisitions Bobby Allen has picked up all U.K. distribution rights to Larry Clark's "Bully" from Wild Bunch.
Trust Film is closing in on a domestic deal for "Jalla! Jalla!" from director/writer Josef Fares and producer Anna Anthony.
Ted Field's Radar Pictures has launched an international alliance with David Linde's Good Machine Intl. in which GMI will act as Radar's exclusive rep for co-financing and international distribution…
With a North American distribution deal in the wings, MDP Worldwide has closed a slew of high-profile territories on its $40-million action-adventure epic "D'Artagnan."
With the AFM halfway over, the Cannes Market looms large, and 21 new sales and distribution companies have signed on to conduct business in the Riviera Hotel.