Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Intl. has picked up international sales rights to Tom Shadyac's documentary "I Am." "I Am" is produced by Dagan Handy ("Bruce Almighty," "Dragonfly").
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Nicolas Traube's Paris-based Pampa Prods. and Brazil's Conspiracao and Globo Filmes are teaming on one of the biggest Franco-Brazilian co-productions to date, "Rouge Bresil," an €8 million ($11.5…
Industryites from around the globe put on their gladrags and headed to the Hotel du Cap Eden Roc for the Art of Elysium's third annual Paradis fete, where Ryan Kavanaugh received Variety's Showman of…
Increased support for digitization, broadcasting and new audiovisual platforms are likely to feature in the next phase of the European Union's Media Program, due to run for seven years from 2014.
Italian first-time director Alice Rohrwacher takes a swipe at the Catholic Church's indoctrination in the country's south in her Directors' Fortnight entry, "Corpo Celeste." But the scathing drama…
Christopher Dodd, chief of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, is definitely sounding like a film aficionado after his first day in Cannes.
A plethora of product, flash sales, bidding wars and muscular new markets in Russia and Latin America helped 2011's Cannes kick in to high gear from the get-go as the Croisette saw its strongest…
Exclusive: Summit has snapped up U.S. distribution rights to action thriller ''Snitch,'' helmed by Ric Roman Waugh.
"Outside Satan" is another "WTF?" film from Gallic writer-director Bruno Dumont ("L'Humanite") that will leave viewers scratching their heads.
Malaysian 3D toon "SeeFood" has signed a flurry of distrib pacts at the Cannes Market.
The Weinstein Co. is in final talks to obtain U.S. rights to gangster drama "The Wettest County in the World," directed by John Hillcoat ("The Road).