Producer Rudolf Biermann's In Film Prods. outfit announced a three-pic slate with talent including Woody Harrelson, Agnieszka Holland and Julie Delpy.
Sullivan Entertainment, the Canadian film and TV studio founded by filmmaker Kevin Sullivan and Trudy Grant, has signed a first-look deal with London-based Projector Prods., the indie production…
The Mar de Plata Intl. Film Festival in Argentina has unveiled two sidebars for next year: an homage to Argentine director Leopoldo Torre Nilsson and a retrospective of Latin America political cinema…
Zurich-based Kinolatino has sold Antonio Serrano's Mexican B.O. smash "Sex, Shame & Tears" (Sexo, Pudor y Lagrimas) to South Korea.
The only big news out of Germany these days is who is suing whom. Steve Golin's L.A.-based production entity Overt Operations said Wednesday it had filed for breach of contract against Kinowelt USA…
USA Films has paid under $1 million to acquire domestic distribution rights to Mira Nair's ensemble comedy "Monsoon Wedding."
Negotiators for the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have pulled the plug on launching a campaign to seek outside support for contract goals from beyond their…
Maeva Gatineau has been promoted to VP of acquisitions for Miramax Films. Gatineau, who has been working out of Miramax's U.K. office for the past four years, will continue to oversee European…
If recent ratings are any indication, "Good Morning America" needs a wakeup call. In January 1999 the ABC News ayemcast relaunched with a spanking new Times Square studio and new hosts Charlie Gibson…
You'd think that exhib execs -- whose job involves the actual theatrical screening of new releases -- would have a good feel for which pics will be hot and which are likely to tank. Guess again -…
South African visual effects artist Jeremy Hattingh has a jumbo-sized problem -- how to make an elephant swing a helicopter around at the end of a rope.