"Hunger Games" has yet to be cast, but interest in the futuristic actioner is already high both in the U.S. and overseas, where Warner Bros. has picked up Spanish and Italian rights to Gary Ross'…
Berlin Film Festival
High profile French animation artist Guillaume Ivernel is onboard to direct a 3D animated sci-fi thriller, "Soul Man," his follow-up to "Dragon Hunters."
Russia's government-backed film fund is planning to increase support for co-productions in a bid to attract foreign industryites and increase its films' international profile.
Few sophomore features have been as eagerly anticipated as Miranda July's "The Future."
Flemish scribe-helmer Michael R. Roskam certainly has cojones.
The old-fashioned, death-in-the-family portrait gets a fresh polish in Marie Kreutzer's debut.
Magnolia Pictures has snapped up North American rights to "Headhunters," marking the second pic the distrib has pre-bought here at the European Film Market.
The Weinstein Co. has snapped up U.S. rights to Ralph Fiennes' directorial debut, "Coriolanus," in Berlin.
An emotionally fertile exploration of paternal love and revenge, and a welcome return to form for Chen Kaige.
A distrib initiative launched at the Berlinale promises to dramatically improve theatrical distribution and festival exposure for European and world cinema titles from first-time directors…
Stuart Ford's IM Global has sold Madonna-directed "W.E." to StudioCanal's U.K. distribution arm Optimum.