Maggie Monteith's Dignity Film Finance has unveiled a slate of three pics, including Joshua Michael Stern's "Closer to Fine," that it is producing and financing.
Cannes Film Festival
Shailene Woodley and Ezra Miller were onhand Thursday night to pick up the Chopard Trophy, which recognizes young actors. Variety partnered with Chopard to select the honorees for the 12th edition of…
Moroccan-French auteur Nabil Ayouch, whose "Horses of God" plays in Un Certain Regard today, is prepping "Simply Juana," one of the biggest-budgeted projects to come out of the Arab region this year.
U.K.-based film financier Prescience has joined forces with finance specialists Lee Vandermolen and Peter Dale to develop sources of institutional funding and private investment.
Myriad Pictures has reached an agreement to rep international rights on more than 20 titles in the Essential Entertainment library, including "Red Dog," "The Expatriate," "Barney's Version" and "The…
France may not boast Europe's most attractive international tax rebate, but it does provide foreign producers with many co-production opportunities and soft money sources. Indeed, for many…
A new 20% tax rebate on local spend due to take effect this summer should boost production, with Film Center Serbia estimating annual foreign production spend to rise to $30 million a year.
Germany's generous film subsidy programs have made the country a favorite co-production destination for international producers.
With state film subsidies being scaled back in Spain, tax breaks look like a keystone of a future, more market-driven, film financing system.
Hungary's film czar -- Budapest-born Hollywood producer Andy Vajna -- is making headway implementing a new system of public film finance after the collapse of the much-criticized old model amid…
Although Sweden has no tax incentives, a network of regional film commissions and a new agreement specifying that between $2 million and $2.6 million of the national film fund is set aside for…