Lionsgate and Eros Intl., the leading distributor of Indian movies, have set up a joint venture spanning distribution and production in India and North America.
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Focus Features has firmed a deal to finance epic Roman adventure "The Eagle of the Ninth."
Gallic major MK2 Films has begun to tie down key territories on its $25 million animated feature "The True Story of Puss 'n Boots," as well as clinching solid early sales on Gerard Depardieu-starrer…
The Dubai Intl. Film Fest is helping connect the Arab film biz.
"The Class" (Entre les murs) has generated spirited early Cannes sales. Memento, the Paris-based sales and distribution company, sold the Laurent Canted-helmed film's rights to to Italy's Mikado…
Ukrainian distribution company B&H, based in Kiev, is due to open its own local-language dubbing studios later this year following the introduction of local-language rules for films shown in the…
In this jittery market, buyers are proceeding with caution, but some of the screenings generating the best reaction are those offering footage to entice pre-buys. The tepid reception to fest opener…
There are few more iconic names in the arena of world sport than former boxer Mike Tyson and soccer player Diego Maradona. Both men, who have fought personal demons including drug addiction came to…
The Sichuan earthquake, China's worst natural disaster for 32 years has led to a three-day period of mourning, during which all forms of public entertainment are banned.
After months of speculation about its finances, Stateside releasing operation Tartan Films USA has admitted its financial problems.
While the gala debut of James Gray's third Cannes entry, "Two Lovers," was playing well at the glittery black-tie event at the Theatre Lumiere, things were not going so smoothly at the press…