Sierra Pictures has come on to finance and produce the adaptation of the graphic novel “Ciudad,” with “The Quiet Ones” helmer John Pogue directing. The graphic novel was penned by “Captain America…
A long-stalled Tupac Shakur biopic has received new life with Emmett Furla Oasis Films, which is on board to co-finance and co-produce with Morgan Creek Prods. The producers are aiming to begin…
Making movies in Greece these days is an odyssey, laments helmer Olga Malea, who was left holding the bag in June when the government pulled the plug on bloated pubcaster ERT.
"Rush," the high-octane car racing film about the public rivalry between legendary Formula One drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1970s, has all the markings of Tinseltown's latest flashy…
The first Film Finance Forum in Latin America, slated Aug. 21 in Rio, will showcase panels that feature a Who's Who in Latin America, Hollywood and Europe. Latin American panelists include Mundial…
Warner Bros. is in talks with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and New York-based financial firm Dune Capital for a major co-financing deal that would help replace Legendary's coin when the production…
Pepperdine's Graziadio School of Business and Management announced a new Certificate in Film and Television Finance, whereby prospective entertainment finance professionals can attend a four-day…
Since September, Spain has unleashed two of its three biggest movies ever: Juan Antonio Bayona's "The Impossible" with a $172.5 million gross worldwide and Andy Muschietti's Mama at $135.8 million…
As the variety of tax incentive programs has grown, one thing is increasingly getting cut: the middleman.
Worldview Entertainment has signed on to provide gap financing to "Wish I Was Here," the independent film from Zach Braff getting lots of attention in recent weeks for raising funds on Kickstarter.