Sony Pictures Classics, TF1 and Svensk Filmindustri have teamed to handle worldwide distribution on "Beautiful Country," a drama that will star Nick Nolte and Harvey Keitel.
In a move to circumvent restrictive European TV programming regulations, MK2 Films, which controls rights to the Charlie Chaplin film catalog, has asked the French audiovisual watchdog organization…
Miramax Films has acquired the Australian and New Zealand distribution rights to "You Can't Stop the Murders," the feature directing debut of comedian Anthony Mir.
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Warner Bros. Pictures is expanding its European production and acquisitions team with the hire of Crisilde Dominici as its director of local production in Italy.
Continuing a buying spree on Cannes titles that kicked off prior to the event, Italian arthouse player BIM Distribuzione has closed deals during the festival on three more films, including…
Of all international territories at the 2002 Cannes Intl. Film Festival, Spain won the prize for the sharpest distrib market downturn.
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North America and a number of international territories on the French box-office hit "Winged Migration" (aka "Travelling Birds") from President Films.
Paris-based sales company Roissy Films has picked up international sales rights on Adrian Caetano's Directors Fortnight pic "The Red Bear" (Un oso rojo).
UK distributor Optimum Releasing will distribute First Look Media's "Lawless Heart," in the UK June 28.
Peppermint will headline its Cannes sales slate with its English langugage feature "In Search for an Impotent Man" and the hip psychological thriller "Killer Queen" at the 2002 fest.