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Hollywood's major studios are making fewer movies and focusing more and more on big-ticket tentpole franchises, giving the independent sector the clear-cut opportunity to expand. With the 38th…
Blues musician Gregg Allman's story is coming to the big screen. Open Road Films and Unclaimed Freight Productions' Randall Miller and Jody Savin are producing "My Cross To Bear," based on Allman's…
Participant Media has acquired North American rights to Audrey Ewell & Aaron Aites' documentary "99%--The Occupy Wall St. Collaborative Film" following its Sundance premiere.
Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Andrew Dosunmu's "Mother of George," which premiered in competition at Sundance.
After acquiring "20 Feet From Stardom" on Friday, Radius-TWC has just closed its second deal of Sundance, picking up North American rights to Stacie Passon's directorial debut "Concussion."
Phase 4 Films has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights from Smokewood Entertainment to Sarah Siegel-Magness' "Long Time Gone."
Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. rights to Michael McGowan's romancer "Still," starring James Cromwell and Genevieve Bujold.
Over the next 18 months, slick actioners from the indie world are stacked up for release like aircraft at LAX: "Two Guns" (going out through Universal), "Rush" (Universal again), "Broken City" (via…
ARC Entertainment has acquired North American distribution rights to Matthew Lillard's directorial debut, "Fat Kid Rules the World."
Phase 4 Films has acquired North American rights to writer-director Rebecca Thomas' drama "Elerctrick Children."