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.
Foreign indie fare had a rough ride in Norway this year, apart from "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse," which sank its teeth into $5.2 million for Nordisk Film.
Focus Features made four British films in the past year, yet when it passed on financing the Sam Mendes drama "On Chesil Beach" this summer, it highlighted a significant shift in the Anglo-American…
The Czech Republic's long-awaited production incentives system has given the country a decisive edge in reviving both foreign and domestic shoots.