Miramax Films has taken worldwide rights on Stephen Frears' "Dirty Pretty Things," at the Mifed film, TV and multimedia mart.
Markets & Festivals
Some leading U.S. and U.K. sales companies are now actively trying to kill off the London Screenings.
Saso Podgorsek's portrait of life in 1970s Yugoslavia, "Sweet Dreams" won the Golden Palm Tree at the 22nd Valencia Int. Film Festival which wrapped Oct. 25.
This year's Hof Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday, contrasted Germany's blooming mainstream comedies and thrillers of the Nineties with a return to the more introspective mood of the "Autorenfilm"…
Gotham's MetroTV cable channel has unveiled a monthly program that will air highlights from local film festivals. Series will kick off Nov. 11 with "The Best of the New York Comedy Film Festival."
Iron Entertainment, a new film production, foreign sales and theatrical company, has been unveiled at the Mifed mart.
The 68th Mifed film mart opened its doors Sunday, but the squads of security guards were hardly overwhelmed by the crowd.
Capitol Films has hit the ground running at Mifed, with a slew of sales already in the bag from last week's London Screenings.
German director Roland Suso Richter's "A Handful of Grass," from Bavaria Film, received the 2001 Cinekid Lion jury award, the top honor at the 15th edition of the annual Cinekid international…
Dimension Films has paid north of $5 million for North American and Italian rights to the Robert Harmon chiller "They," based of three minutes of footage shown at the London Screenings by the film's…
A complex adult drama starring Geoffrey Rush and Anthony LaPaglia has topped the nomination list for the Australian Film Institute Awards, to be held Nov. 16.