Benelux distributor Paradiso Filmed Entertainment has named Olivier Mortagne head of international acquisitions and Patrick Terryn chief operating officer.
Japanese shingle Stylejam has picked up sales rights to fantasy drama "The Seven Days of Assistant Manager Tsubikayama" and has set up the pic as an English-language remake.
New Spanish international sales company 6 Sales has presold all Latin American rights on "Noah's Lark" to Beverly Hills Entertainment. CG-animated movie directed by U.S.-based Raoul Garcia and…
The American Film Market got off to a slow start this week -- in large part due to technical snafus that kept attendees offline all day Thursday and parts of Friday.
Gotham indie banner Garbus Kroupa Entertainment -- which recently wrapped "Save Me," starring Judith Light, Chad Allen and Robert Gant, as well as the lit adaptation "Dream Boy" -- has added actioner…
Fast-moving Japanese distributor Avex Entertainment has picked up rights to New Line Cinema's "The Nativity Story," by Catherine Hardwicke.
U.K.-based producer-financiers Jim Reeve and Tom Parkhouse, founders of Intl. Film Finance, have formed a partnership with Ireland-based DEPFA Bank to provide cash financing for films that have…
New Yorker Films has acquired U.S. rights to romantic comedy "The Treatment," directed by Oren Rudavsky and starring Chris Eigeman, Famke Janssen and Ian Holm.
The film centers on a 13-year-old Japanese girl who vanished on her way home from school in November 1977. As her family searched for her, it became clear that there were a dozen other kidnappings of…
With nuclear weapons tension barely abated, international distributors have been quick to acquire rights to "Crossing the Line," a British-made documentary about U.S. Army officer James Dresnok who…
It seems one man's strategy is another's cautionary tale as no one could agree on the best financial advice to give indie filmmakers at the AFM Finance Conference on Friday.