Optimum Releasing, the U.K. distrib owned by StudioCanal, has plugged into its parent company's existing relationship with Joel Silver's Dark Castle shingle and acquired Dominic Sena's action…
Cannes Film Festival
This year's London U.K. Film Focus will include premieres of David Rocksavage's "Shadows in the Sun," Wyndham Price's "Abraham's Point," Tom Tyrwhitt's "Hush Your Mouth" and Danny Hiller's "Love Me…
Italo auteur Gianni Amelio will shoot a French-language adaptation of Albert Camus' autobiographical last novel "The First Man" with Claudia Cardinale attached to star.
French docu "Modern Life" reps another moving installment in an ongoing series by veteran documaker Raymond Depardon.
Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate and HBO will be among U.S. buyers at the third edition of the Madrid de Cine-Spanish Film Screenings, which takes place June 8-10.
The often stormy, sometimes downright crazy, history of what the Cannes Film Festival still refers to as a "parallel section" rather than by its actual name gets a warm 40th anni pat on the back from…
A once-over-lightly look at the man, the movie and director David Lean, "Once Upon a Time ... Lawrence of Arabia" is strictly for general auds only.
After years at sea, a middle-aged sailor returns to his home in deepest Tierra del Fuego and finds his past coming back to haunt him in Lisandro Alonso's supremely accomplished "Liverpool."
Two damaged dreamers seek their place in Iran's capital in "Lonely Tunes of Tehran," a lyrical but monologue-heavy depiction of life on the margins.
Shyama Friedenson has joined Paramount Vantage as senior VP of international marketing, reteaming with Vantage prexy Nick Meyer.
European Union theaters are screening more films that are neither local nor Hollywood productions, according to figures from the European Audiovisual Observatory. Such "third country" films made up…