Indian completion bond company Infinity has become a film financier and producer making movies for global markets.
Cannes Film Festival
Federico Veiroj's adolescent angst drama "Acne," from the producers of "Whisky" and "El custodio," has been picked up for international distribution by Rezo Films.
Optimum Releasing, the U.K. distrib owned by StudioCanal, is getting into the remake business.
Jordan, which is at Cannes with its first-ever pavilion, is joining the Mideast film gold rush with a number of projects and initiatives designed to bolster the country's film biz.
Bavaria Film Intl. has picked up international rights to Esther Gronenborn's mystery thriller "Kaifeck Murder," starring Alexandra Maria Lara ("Control") and Benno Fuermann ("Speed Racer").
The Rome Film Festival will celebrate Brazilian cinema this year and kick off in style with a lavish carnival-like event in the city's huge Piazza Navona being prepared by multi-tasking musician Arto…
A nice looking but heavily formulaic DreamWorks animation entry.
Vet Jerzy Skolimowski makes a small but commanding return to roots in obsessive-love drama "Four Nights With Anna."
Situated somewhere between neo-realist study and standard women in prison pic, "Lion's Den" too frequently wanders into common territories to make the material its own.
The Turin fest is launching a year-round film lab to foster first and second works with E1 million ($1.54 million) and the cachet of Sundance Institute's Alesia Weston on its board.
The (Cannes) festival is the No. 1 event of the year but we have other events that draw up to 35,000 people throughout the year. So we've had to adapt ourselves to the volume of visitors, which…