After recently vacillating on the brink of closure, Italian state film entity Cinecitta Luce is back on the Croisette with new vigor thanks to government refinancing and a more muscular mission to…
Cannes Film Festival
Paris-based shingle Le Pacte has picked up two Bulgarian pics playing at Cannes: Directors' Fortnight player "The Island" and Critics' Week's screener "Ave."
Salma Hayek, in Cannes to present footage from DreamWorks Animation's "Puss in Boots," is teaming with Mathieu Demy, son of Jacques Demy and Agnes Varda, on "Americano," Demy's directorial debut.
Sam Rockwell, Mickey Rourke and Christopher Walken will join Colin Farrell in black comedy "Seven Psychopaths," which HanWay is selling at Cannes.
Antonio Banderas' Green Moon, Tarak Ben Ammar's Paris-based Quinta Communications and Spanish conglom Vertice 360 are in advanced negotiations to launch a pan-European production-distribution…
Fortissimo Films and WME have boarded sales for Julianne Moore-Alexander Skarsgard starrer "What Maisie Knew."
Some of Egypt's most exciting young filmmakers have teamed with former StudioCanal CEO Frederic Sichler to create Arab world sales company Pacha Pics.
TF1 Intl. has acquired French rights to Kevin Macdonald's "How I Live Now," which it will release through its distribution arm, UGC.
Film's frustratingly elliptical style and lack of character insight give it a distinctly first-draft feel.
Matthew McConaughey and Hilary Swank are set to topline "The Dallas Buyer's Club," helmed by Jean-Marc Vallee ("The Young Victoria").