Basking in the glow of the vibrant U.S. indie biz, the 39th Deauville American Film Festival appears to be the key pre-fall launchpad for European distribs with American titles.
Paris-based Backup Media, a film consultancy and investor, has unveiled the first financing deals put through on three titles by B Media Global. Launched last year by Backup, B Media Global is a film…
PARIS – Movie Chainer, a cloud-based app that allows right-holders of films to model and track the legal and financial structure of their film projects, is joining forces with Cannes Film Market's…
Pulling raw talent from the footnotes of rock 'n' roll history and splashing their names up on the marquee where they belong, "Twenty Feet From Stardom" wages a compelling crusade to get background…
Predictably patchy portmanteau pic "7 Days in Havana" sutures together seven flimsy-to-outright bad shorts set across a week in Havana, to forgettable effect.
Backup Films, the expanding financial-packaging division of Paris-based Backup Media Group, is negotiating an addition to its burgeoning roster of French-Chinese co-productions: "The Lady in the…
The Backup Media Group, a Paris-based film financier, and the Marche du Film are teaming to launch app MovieChainer.
Paris-based Distrib Films has taken French theatrical rights to psychological thriller "Insensibles," the debut of Spaniard Juan Carlos Medina for release in fall 2012.
Backup Films, a film consultancy-turned investor, has brokered TF1 Intl.'s acquisition of worldwide rights outside France on "Rebirth," helmed by Jean-Marc Mineo.
France's Backup Films is structuring finance on "El Frances."
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Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%