PARIS– Backup, the 14-year-old French indie powerhouse behind Alicia Vikander starrers “Submergence” and “Brimstone,” is getting ready to muscle up its production and financing activities with the…
Films Boutique Acquires Berlin Competition Player Sabu’s ‘Chasuke’s Journey’ From Backup (EXCLUSIVE)
PARIS– In the run-up to its competition unspooling at Berlin, arthouse shingle Films Boutique has snatched up international sales rights to critically aclaimed Japanese helmer Sabu’s “Chasuke’s…
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…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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…
Radius-TWC topper Tom Quinn has confirmed that the company is acquiring Morgan Neville's Sundance documentary "Twenty Feet From Stardom."
Jukebox-musical bios are usually anchored in the life and work of a superstar, readily recognizable by a single name: Judy, Janis, Piaf. Off Broadway's latest offering in the genre, "Forever Dusty,"…
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.
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."