Fortissimo Films has boarded Hong Kong helmer Pang Ho-cheung's slasher pic "Dream Home."
Cannes Film Festival
Paris-based company TFM Distribution has nabbed French rights to the Michael Madsen thriller.
Films Distribution has licensed Gallic genre pic "The Horde" to Italy, the U.K., Germany and France.
Spain's battling film industry finally has something to laugh at: a local pic revival.
Spain's Imagina Intl. Sales has tied down international sales rights to Woody Allen's still-untitled project set to roll this summer in London.
MK2 has acquired helmer Andrea Arnold's Cannes competish entry "Fish Tank" for all rights in France.
What credit crunch?
The Cannes Film Festival has tapped jury presidents for Un Certain Regard and Camera d'Or, and added an additional member to the competition jury.
Nia Vardalos' latest toplining effort, "My Life in Ruins," is doomed from the start.
The Cannes Film Festival has added two helming debuts, Eduardo Valente's "No meu lugar" (Eye of the Storm) and Ounie Lecomte's "A Brand New Life," to its Official Selection lineup.
Spanish cinema rarely throws up thrillers worthy of the name, but "25 Carat" is the real thing.