The Weinstein Co. has inked a five-year output deal with pan-Asian feevee Star for the company's films to be shown on Star Movies.
Cannes Film Festival
Italo helmer Matteo Garrone's Neapolitan crimer "Gomorra" has sold to Optimum for the U.K. and Prokino for Germany and Austria, ahead of its Cannes competish bow.
Bill Kong's Edko Films is flexing its muscles as producer and first-time sales agent. Company is backing "Dance Subaru," a comicbook adaptation about a ballerina who stays true to her dreams despite…
For some Cannes sellers extreme times call for extreme measures. Swipe Films is taking its publicity campaign to a new level by offering prospective buyers a boatload of goodies just for attending…
Confirming its ambitions as a global sales agent, Barcelona-based DeAPlaneta Intl. has taken international sales rights on two U.S. pics: Iraq war drama "Badland" and animation and live-action fable…
Eros Intl., the biggest distributor of Indian movies, has inked a major deal with online platform Jaman.
"Gremlins" helmer Joe Dante is jumping into two horror projects: "The Hole," a supernatural thriller produced and financed by Bold Films, and "Bat Out of Hell" for Parallel Zide and VooDoo Prods.
Aussie thesp Hugo Weaving has boarded helmer Glendyn Ivin's "The Last Ride."
Cannes buyers have double-vision, with not one but three double features for sale at Cannes. They include director John Woo's unfinished $80 million Chinese period epic "Red Cliff," and Steven…
Combative Brit multi-hyphenate Keith Allen has made what he describes as "the antidote to 'The Queen,' " with a doc that alleges the U.K. media conspired with the royal establishment to hide the…
"Waltz With Bashir" helmer Ari Folman has set Polish author Stanislaw Lem's "The Futurological Congress" as his next project.