Indie thriller "Rites of Passage" has signed Christian Slater, Stephen Dorff, Wes Bentley and Kate Maberly for the directorial debut of screenwriter Peter Iliff ("Point Break," "Patriot Games").
Jason Statham-Robert De Niro-Clive Owen topliner "Killer Elite" has struck two more key territory deals as filmmakers prepare to show footage from the international action thriller for the first time…
Robert Rodriguez has teamed with Gigi Pritzker's OddLot Entertainment and Michel Litvak's Bold Films on a film production and finance shingle that will give the helmer wide berth to develop and…
Making for luxe ammunition in the battle to lure offshore productions, plush hotels in major city centers now cater to the specific needs of film biz players. Several such establishments have…
The independent film business is still a viable option for high net worth individuals and equity players.
The southeastern region of Apulia the latest player to emerge in the tax break and subsidy game. It now has a $2 million film fund that can bridge a $200,000 gap in financing for feature films…
Aussie indie distribs report a good year in a tough market, with the squeeze being put on smaller titles.
While Graham King's new domestic distribution venture aims to shake up the release market and go head-to-head with the studios, the company won't necessarily be making headlines at the AFM.