Perhaps it will take a Michael Moore to ignite appropriate public outrage over the genocide in Darfur.
Cannes Film Festival
A crime novelist whose works may have been ghost-written by a serial killer is the focus of "Crossed Tracks."
Madrid-based arthouse distributor Karma Films has picked up Spanish rights on Thomas Balmes' documentary "Baby(ies)," which is repped by StudioCanal.
Zeitgeist Films has picked up U.S. rights to "Jellyfish," the Camera d'Or winner at this year's Cannes Film Festival. A March release is planned for the Israeli/French co-production by Lama Prods…
Madrid-based indie distribber On Pictures has inked all Spanish rights on Gil Kenan's family adventure pic "City of Ember," toplining Bill Murray, Toby Jones and Saoirse Ronan.
Unresolved WWII guilt finds expression in earnest "And Along Come Tourists."
Ken Burns continues his long march through key passages in U.S. history with "The War."
More than simply a profile of the man best described as the Arab world's own Ed Wood.
Handmade Films Intl. racked up over $50 million in sales at the recent Cannes market, more than double the company's target.
Momentum Pictures has acquired U.K. rights to the Lebanese movie "Caramel," which premiered in Directors' Fortnight at Cannes.
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
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