Aspiring screenwriters, directors and producers received priceless pointers and feedback on the art of pitching projects at AFM's "Pitch Me" session Saturday morning.
As AFM headed into the weekend, primed to pick up, Internet access at the Loews fizzled for a third excruciating day. Acquisitions execs said they didn't mind as they whizzed about with their…
Oz-U.S. sales agent Arclight Films has expanded the slate of Asian-themed films to be handled through its Easternlight label. It has picked up sales duties on "Shanghai Baby" and Kelly Hu vehicle…
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Joe Dante and Elizabeth Stanley are teaming to produce an English-language remake of Gallic pic "Ecoute le temps" ("Fissures"), which world preems at the AFI Film Festival today.
A new kind of animal will be on display at this year's AFM. The $70 million "D-War" is a bit hard to classify -- an English-language monster pic from an unknown Korean director, financed 100% upfront…
B.D. Fox & Friends have sold Middle Eastern rights for Noble House Entertainment's "The Lost Gold of Khan" and "Snow Princess" to Phars Film Co.
Cinemavault Releasing Intl. has acquired international rights to "This Filthy World," John Waters' autobiographical standup comedy pic, which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival
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…