The Kremlin is coming to Cannes to position Russian studios in the international film production marketplace.
Cannes Film Festival
Switzerland-based Omega Entertainment has tapped Trevor Wright to serve as prexy of its North American operations.
Peter Hoffman's Seven Arts Pictures, new financing in hand, is bringing a slate of pics to sell at Cannes, led by William Gibson's adaptation of his cyberpunk sci-fi classic "Neuromancer," which was…
"Gigantic," a comedy starring Zooey Deschanel, Paul Dano and John Goodman, has been picked up by foreign sales agent Fortissimo Films.
Arthouse distrib Artificial Eye has made what's believed to be its first pre-buy of a British movie, picking up U.K. rights to Andrea Arnold's upcoming "Fish Tank."
When ThinkFilm Intl. pitches its slate at Cannes this week, the indie will confront an added obstacle: its seemingly wobbly financial condition.
"Gegege Kitaro -- Nihon Bakuretsu!!" (Gegege Kitaro -- Japan Explodes!!), a feature toon skedded for a December bow by Toei, will be released in six versions, one for each major region of the country.
Fox Filmed Entertainment is launching Fox International Prods. to produce and acquire local-language films for key global territories.
Paris-based production and sales company Films Distribution has pounced on one of the few titles in a major section at Cannes still to tie down a sales agent: Pablo Aguero's Directors' Fortnight…
Sales will kick off in Cannes on Giuseppe Tornatore's big-budget "Baaria," a personal epic spanning three generations of intricate life in a Sicilian village and starring an ensemble cast comprising…