Mark Anthony Galluzzo's "R.S.V.P." drew feature film kudos at the third annual Malibu Film Festival Thursday night.
Markets & Festivals
BOSTON -- "Searching for Paradise," "XX/XY" and "The Grey Zone" have been set as the opening night attractions for the 18th stanza of the Boston Film Festival, which runs Sept. 6-15.
The annual Diversity Awards will mark their 10th anniversary Nov. 3 with a weekend of screenings and other activities, culminating in a big kudos bash at the Beverly Hilton.
Execs have confirmed Nov. 14-16 dates for the first Spain TV Expo in Miami.
Nicolas Eschbach was named senior VP of TF1 Intl. Film Sales on Friday, replacing Perrine Teze, who now heads Miramax/TF1 French joint distribution venture TFM.
Spanish sales agent Kevin Williams Associates (KWA) has added Venice selection "El caballero Don Quijote" (Don Quixote, Knight Errant) to its sales slate.
Fernando Meirelles' "City of God" is receiving massive media attention thanks to the arrest of a reputed drug lord at a sneak preview.
Argentinean President Eduardo Duhalde last gave financial autonomy to the national film institute.
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