Beastie Boy Adam Yauch has announced the first pickup for his Oscilloscope Pictures. O-scope will release Irena Salina's "Flow: For Love of Water" in late summer, followed by a winter DVD release…
Cannes Film Festival
Japan's Bitters End and Hong Kong's Sundream Entertainment have boarded "Plastic City," the new helming effort by Yu Lik-wai the multihyphenate d.p. of Cannes Competition film "24 City."
Unveiling an Italy-Argentina co-production axis, Eduardo Costantini's Costa Films has sealed a co-production deal with Italy's Istituto Luce on Mariano Cohn and Gaston Duprat's "El artista" (The…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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.
Continuing their energetic push into overseas markets, Brazil's and Galicia's film authorities will co-host the Co-Production Meeting June 12-14.
Spike Lee is set to shoot a feature-length documentary about Michael Jordan. Helmer told a Cannes crowd that he hopes to bring the basketball legend to the fest with the pic next year.
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has inked a deal with John Grisham to turn his latest bestselling novel "Playing for Pizza" into a feature.
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…