Belgian media fund Motion Investment Group is rebranding and repostioning itself, offering production, distribution and VFX in addition to its tax shelter fund under the banner uMedia.
Cannes Film Festival
Foresight Unlimited is shopping testosterone on the Croisette, announcing that Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dolph Lundgren are reteaming for "Universal Soldier IV" in 3D and that Mark Steven Johnson…
Kurt Russell is circling to play the lead in supernatural thriller "Undying," which Media 8 Entertainment is selling at the Cannes film market and producing with Circle of Confusion.
When Italian standup-comic-turned-director Sabina Guzzanti strolls down the red carpet this evening for "Draquila - Italy Trembles," which criticizes Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's handling of…
Dave Matthews' New York-based ATO Pictures is moving into domestic distribution, dispatching execs to the Croisette to look for projects to finance and distribute domestically.
The opening of the Cannes Film Fest saw clear skies, frenzied film fans and a slew of film notables.
RAI Cinema, Italy's leading financier of quality pics, is breaking new ground by backing several innovative comedies alongside works by established auteurs like Daniele Luchetti, whose "Our Life"…
Emma Roberts and Brit thesp William Moseley have joined Myriad Pictures' "A Great Education," starring opposite the previously announced Ben Kingsley.
Hammer Films has set its first 3D production, ghost pic "The Woman in Black," based on the novel by Susan Hill.
Shirley MacLaine, Maria Bello and Christina Ricci are attached to star in the action-comedy "Wild Oats," directed by Scott Marshall.
Moves to bring Russia in line with film industry support structures common in Europe will be in the spotlight at a series of events at the country's national pavilion at Cannes' Intl. Village.