Indian facilities and effects company Century Communications has acquired a majority stake in U.K. post-production house Molinaire.
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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.
Newly launched film financing venture Oceana Media Finance and Barbarian Films have pacted to fully fund a slate of films with budgets of up to $30 million, beginning with Ashton Kutcher-Anne Heche…
Amy Redford's directorial debut "The Guitar" will have its international premiere at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, which runs July 4-12.
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.
Myriad Pictures has snapped up "Diminished Capacity" for foreign sales.
Peter Hoffman's Seven Arts Pictures and Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures have signed d.p.-turned-director Mikael Salomon to helm the feature film "Mortal Armour: The Legend of Galahad."
Aussie thesp Hugo Weaving has boarded helmer Glendyn Ivin's "The Last Ride."