This month marks the Shaw brothers' return to martial arts filmmaking with its release "Drunken Monkey."
William Morris has been named director of marketing at Paris-based Reed MIDEM, part of trade and consumer events organizer Reed Exhibitions. He will oversee marketing of Reed MIDEM's international…
Miracle Film Distribution has announced a $500 million partnership with media investment fund Global Media Management and international advisory consortium Asida Group that will finance prints and…
Distant Horizon has acquired remake rights to the Hong Kong film "My Father Is a Hero," which stars Jet Li, and the Thai comedy "Saving Private Tootsie."
WJB Chiltern, the British wealth management company, has launched a film sales agency, Firstupfilm Intl. The venture is headed by Elisena Tatalo and Robin Andrews. The company aims to handle six…
Margaret Nicoll's Madrid-based production and financing company New Zeal will be handling international co-production on Elio Quiroga's chiller "NO-DO."
Miramax Films has picked up worldwide rights, excluding U.K. TV, to the BBC Films project "Eastern Promises."
After 20 years in development, the film adaptation of John Kennedy Toole's novel "A Confederacy of Dunces" will finally be seen by an audience -- but not on the bigscreen.
Roger Corman, the veteran American low-budget meister who's now based in Ireland, has secured a $10 million credit line to gap finance European co-productions.
HBO Films London has added "Strip Search," a film from helmer Sidney Lumet, "Oz" creator Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson, and made it's first acquisition -- "The Holy Girl," from Argentine helmer…
Andrea Calderwood's London-based production outfit Slate Films is pushing three projects to shoot within the next year.