Celluloid Dreams owner Hengameh Panahi has created its first branded overseas film production hub, Celluloid Dreams Brazil.
Cannes Film Festival
Controversial Chinese helmer Lou Ye is tackling sex yet again in his new project, albeit with a Gallic flavor. The director is adapting Chinese writer Liu Jie Falan's "The Beach," about a Chinese…
Strand Releasing has snapped up two Sundance titles.
Focus Features has set Anton Corbijn to direct "A Very Private Gentleman," a Rowan Joffe-scripted adaptation of the Martin Booth novel.
A 9-year-old Franco-Japanese girl in Paris slowly comes to terms with her parents' separation.
A noteworthy debut for writer-director Vladimir Perisic, an abstractly brutal take on Yugoslav conflict.
Morgan Creek has tapped veteran exec Daniel Diamond as its head of international distribution.
Paris-based shingle Wide Management has picked up Cannes Classics docu screener "Deux de la Vague," helmed by Antoine de Baecque and Emmanuel Laurent.
Fortissimo Films has inked its first-ever deal for a Hindi-language feature with Indian helmer Dev Benegal's "Road, Movie."
Studio specialty arms are in a lighthearted mood with this summer's releases.
Magnolia genre label Magnet Releasing has picked up U.S. distribution rights to John Woo's two-part historic epic "Red Cliff," and will release an abridged version in the fall.