NonStop Entertainment has bought the rights for Cannes Palme d'Or winner "The Class" by Laurent Cantet for Scandinavia, Iceland and the Baltic states.
Cannes Film Festival
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…
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…
Twenty-eight pop songs go looking for a drama to accompany them in "Palermo Shooting," which suffers from being both pretentious and inconsequential.
Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl. has acquired international rights to the next film by Pablo Fendrik, whose "Blood Appears" won the Ofaj/TV5Monde (Very) Young Critics awards at Cannes Critics' Week…
Crowning an enthusiastic reception when it first screened at Cannes, Sergei Dvortsevoi's "Tulpan," a Kazakhstan-set tale of a lovelorn shepherd, won the top Un Certain Regard Prix.
A young pickpocket goes about his business on the streets of Moscow, avoiding friendship or intimacy wherever possible, until insight into one victim's life seems to throw a ray of warmth on his…