A noteworthy debut for writer-director Vladimir Perisic, an abstractly brutal take on Yugoslav conflict.
Cannes Film Festival
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.
The deal is contingent on Film Department picking up P&A.
Martin Scorsese has expanded the World Cinema Foundation's campaign to preserve and restore films by forming two key alliances that allow the WCF to take the plunge into digital distribution.
Santa Monica-based Lightning Media has acquired U.S. distribution rights to four completed films, including horror sendup "Diagnosis Death," starring the cast of the hit HBO series "Flight of the…
Myriad Pictures has acquired all rights worldwide outside the U.S. for the Film Sales Co.'s "Serious Moonlight," a dark romantic comedy based on an original screenplay by the late Adrienne Shelly…
U.K. exhib chain Vue Entertainment is taking its first steps into distribution through a pact with financier-producer CinemaNX.