Fabio Barreto will direct "Lula: The Son of Brazil" a portrait of Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's early years.
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Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment group is setting up a multimillion-dollar fund to complement company's new Hyde Park Asia division.
STAR, News Corp.'s Asian entertainment division, has struck a movie distribution deal in Japan and a major channel carriage agreement in the U.S. Hong Kong-based company, which owns one of the…
"Lost in Translation" producer Ross Katz and Susan Landau have teamed with one of the corporate rising stars of Indian entertainment to deliver Indo-American dramedy "Road Movie."
Indian facilities and effects company Century Communications has acquired a majority stake in U.K. post-production house Molinaire.
The Indian Film Co.-Studio 18 has licensed rights to its Bollywood romancer "Jab We Met" to distributors in Europe.
SND/M6 has picked up international rights to the drama "Someone I Loved," and two CGI animation pics, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" and "The Magic Roundabout, the Beginning."
Swedish cult film "Anyway, the Weather Was Fine" is getting a sequel 28 years later.
Brit thesp Michael Fassbender, whose perf in Un Certain Regard opener "Hunger" is generating boffo buzz, has officially boarded John Maybury's forthcoming "Wuthering Heights" as Heathcliff.
Myriad Pictures has snapped up "Diminished Capacity" for foreign sales.
Distributors will be able to send, view and distribute information about their films and company to their customers on the Croisette using the mobile phone thanks to Adactus and DBT Global.