Japanese distrib Comstock Group has snapped up local rights to StudioCanal's "The Last Exorcism" for an undisclosed advance and P&A commitment.
Felicity Jones and Imogen Poots have joined the cast for "Trap for Cinderella," which U.K. sales outfit Metropolis is unveiling to buyers at AFM this week.
London and L.A.-based Stealth Media Group and international film financier Premiere Picture have launched joint venture Premiere Stealth Rights to take advantage of film distribution rights.
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Maya Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to "Sympathy for Delicious," Mark Ruffalo's directorial debut, and plans to release the pic this spring.
Voltage Pictures has secured a slew of pre-AFM international sales for indie political drama "The Whistleblower," starring Rachel Weisz, in the run up to AFM.
Fortissimo Films is boarding Wong Kar Wai's current project, "The Grandmaster," with chair Michael J. Werner taking an associate producer role.
News from the American Film Market: Accelerator is partnering with Fangoria Entertainment's Gravesend Film Enterprises to produce a slate of films.
L.A.-based Unified Pictures and Vancouver's Bron Studios are solidifying their relationship, inking a three-pic deal that commences with comedy "A Million Reasons."
Scarlett Johansson is set to star in Jonathan Glazer's sci-fi pic "Under the Skin," which Glen Basner's FilmNation is launching at the American Film Market.
Epic Pictures Group has locked a co-production and co-financing deal on "11:11:11," the next project from helmer Darren Lynn Bousman ("Saw II," "Saw III" and "Saw IV.")