It's almost 10 years since a feature made it through the whole production process in Congo (formerly Zaire) and now director Mweze D. Ngangura has doubled the output of a decade with his Cannes…
Japanese satellite channel Wowow is planning to start broadcasting on the recently launched Sky PerfecTV platform later this year, a Wowow official said on Thursday.
Robbie and Ellen Little's Overseas Filmgroup Inc. moved back into the black in the first quarter, it said Friday, reporting a profit of $208,000 -- down on the profit earned in the first quarter of…
Christine Baranski, currently on screens in Warren Beatty's "Bulworth," has nabbed two new roles.
France's hip clothes company Agnes B has backed dozens of shorts and short features -- not to mention shirts, pants and jackets -- and now will launch its own film production label, Paris-based Love…
Guillermo del Toro's "Montecristo" is gaining a new lease on life, as Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia has come on board to finance and produce the pic with Francis Ford Coppola's American…
Looking to cash in on his foreign potential, Lions Gate Films will pay teen heartthrob Leonardo DiCaprio $21 million to play psychotic yuppie killer Patrick Bateman in "American Psycho."
U.K. financier Flashpoint is poised to invest $30 million in a slate of at least five pics from "Secrets & Lies" producer Simon Channing-Williams.
Good Machine, growing into a well-oiled enterprise, will produce and finance Boaz Yakim's supernatural thriller "Sympathy for the Devil," an adaptation of Athol Fugard's novel "Tsotsi" with Beth B…
Handmade Films, the London-based sales company, is poised to be acquired by Rubicon, the U.S.-based investment vehicle of two Indian entrepreneurs.