Spain's top arthouse distributor Alta Classics has taken all Spanish rights to Cannes competition entry "Un conte de Noel" (A Christmas Tale) from Paris-based seller Wild Bunch.
Cannes Film Festival
Paris-based Coproduction Office has closed a tranche of sales on its four Cannes Official Selection players, underscoring the increasing importance of upbeat reviews and a Cannes berth in an…
As the Cannes Film Festival came to a close over the weekend, Sony Pictures Classics picked up North American distribution rights to animated Israeli docu "Waltz With Bashir," capping a late-hour…
The traditional lifestyle of nomadic sheep herders on the harsh Kazakh steppe provides quietly sensational drama in "Tulpan," the feature debut of Kazakh-born documaker extraordinaire Sergey…
NonStop Entertainment has bought the rights for Cannes Palme d'Or winner "The Class" by Laurent Cantet for Scandinavia, Iceland and the Baltic states.
Italy's Cannes double whammy, the Grand Prix for Matteo Garrone's "Gomorrah" and the Jury Prize for Paolo Sorrentino's "Il Divo," has the country's film community ecstatic, just when a boost was most…
Tiberius Film has acquired German rights to a slew of films from the Cannes film mart, including John Harrison's Clive Barker adaptation "Book of Blood" and Gilles Paquet-Brenner's horror thriller…
A film so small that, even at 76 minutes, it plays like a way-distended short vignette, Eric Khoo's "My Magic" is thin, very unmagical fare.
Walter Salles' VideoFilmes has picked up "The Mystery of Samba" for distribution in Brazil.
Laurent Cantet's "The Class" (Entre les murs), an evocation of contemporary society as seen through a year's events in a Paris junior high school classroom, went to the top of the class by winning…