Lawrence Kasdan's Kevin Kline-Diane Keaton dramedy "Darling Companion" was one of the sweethearts of the American Film Market, closing numerous deals in its debut from Sierra Pictures.
The number of sellers may have been down 7% at this year's American Film Market, while buyers were even, but overall attendance was up 6% as the annual event evolves into a networking hub.
Gallic powerhouse StudioCanal has departed the Loews at AFM with confidence, boasting a raft of international pre-sales on its robust slate, emphasizing the European studio's global clout in what was…
Marking one of the American Film Market's biggest deals in years, 20th Century Fox has snapped up domestic rights and several key territories for BBC Earth's $65 million family pic "Walking With…
"Basically, we're looking for films with a little more muscle than we were a few years ago," said Summit chief financing officer Ron Hohauser, a panelist on Monday's AFM studio finance and…
"Harry Potter" producer David Barron's Brit shingle Runaway Fridge Films are joining forces with Pria Viswallingam's Aussie shingle Fork Films to develop and co-produce a big budget version of…
Fortissimo Films has acquired all rights outside of North America to David Gelb's debut docu feature "Jiro Dreams of Sushi."
Hong Kong's Media Asia Distribution has announced a raft of deals and pre-sales at the American Film Market, including a seven-figure deal for the Raymond Yip-helmed "Bruce Lee, My Brother."
While social media can help a film connect to a target audience, a campaign should build on traditional marketing methods and should never compromise the project, said marketing experts and…
Hayden Panettiere and Nikki Reed have boarded thriller "Downers Grove," based on Michael Hornberg's novel. Bret Easton Ellis penned the adapted script.
FilmDistrict has snapped up all U.S. rights to EuropaCorp's sci-fi adventure "Lockout," produced by Luc Besson and toplining Guy Pearce and Maggie Grace.