Bank gap finance used to be a key element of indie film finance, but today it's the exception rather than the rule.
Cannes Film Festival
Although Japan is a world leader in the burgeoning 3D TV and game-console biz, the exhibition sector was at first slow to make the 3D move.
With its mercilessly brief 140-character limitation, Twitter may not seem like the ideal place to sound off about movies. Yet since everyone from Roger Ebert to Larry King regularly shares their…
When France Telecom's film arm Studio 37 approached the U.S. studios with the script for "Upside Down" by helmer Juan Diego Solanas, the project met with a warm welcome.
From the global banking crisis to great crested newts, the producers of "Ironclad" had to overcome all kinds of obstacles to complete their $25 million medieval actioner.
A glut of 3D pics has exhibs racing to build more 3D screens in Latin America.
The launch of "Countdown to Zero" at Cannes marks the latest effort to turn a theatrical documentary into a global event.
Europe may be late to the 3D party, but at least eight Continental stereoscopic 3D pics will hit theaters this year, with some 20-plus in the works. However, 3D also crystallizes the strengths…
From a Hollywood-centric perspective, what's included in this year's Cannes Film Festival might seem less notable than what's not.
Times remain bittersweet for Spain's indie distributors. After four years of decline, Spain's 2009 B.O. delivered an all-time record of €675 million ($910.3 million), a 9% boost.
U.K. exhibs must have drunk a magic potion last year as the number of 3D screens shot up from 70 to 450.