There's still no announcement of the Weinsteins official takeover of Miramax Films.
Cannes Film Festival
Sony Pictures Classics nabbed all rights in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand to Cannes competition screener "Of Gods and Men" from sales agent Wild Bunch.
IFC Films has pacted with Wild Bunch for U.S. rights to two Cannes offerings, Gregg Araki's "Kaboom" and Jorge Michel Grau's "We Are What We Are."
"Lily Sometimes," directed by France's Fabienne Berthaud, and Belgian Olivier Masset-Depasse's "Illegal" took top kudos at the 42nd Cannes Directors' Fortnight.
More readily accessible than his previous films, yet even more resistant to concrete interpretation.
IFC Films has picked up U.S. rights to Bertrand Tavernier's "The Princess of Montpensier," the historical drama screening in competish at Cannes this year.
The Europa Cinemas network of exhibs has selected Italo pic "Le Quattro volte," which centers on the life of an old shepherd in Calabria, as the best European film in the Directors' Fortnight section…
Gullane, one of Brazil's top film production houses, is set to produce "A Procura de Martina" (Martina's Search), the feature film debut of Marcia Faria.
Summit Entertainment has racked up a slew of sales for Paul W.S. Anderson's "The Three Musketeers" at this year's Cannes film market.
Veteran Italo helmer Ermanno Olmi, best-known outside Italy for his Cannes Palme d'Or winner "The Tree of Wooden Clogs," is set to return to narrative filmmaking with "Il Villaggio di cartone" (The…
"Hahaha" is by far the least amusing of writer-director Hong Sang-soo's recent comedies.