After years at sea, a middle-aged sailor returns to his home in deepest Tierra del Fuego and finds his past coming back to haunt him in Lisandro Alonso's supremely accomplished "Liverpool."
Cannes Film Festival
Two damaged dreamers seek their place in Iran's capital in "Lonely Tunes of Tehran," a lyrical but monologue-heavy depiction of life on the margins.
Shyama Friedenson has joined Paramount Vantage as senior VP of international marketing, reteaming with Vantage prexy Nick Meyer.
European Union theaters are screening more films that are neither local nor Hollywood productions, according to figures from the European Audiovisual Observatory. Such "third country" films made up…
Leo the Lion's new keepers held a coming-out panel at the American Pavilion Saturday as MGM chairman-CEO Harry Sloan and motion-picture group topper Mary Parent showed a flashy demo reel of the…
With Mel Gibson set to star in "Edge of Darkness" and Ellen Page attached to "Jane Eyre," BBC Films has arrived at Cannes in much healthier shape than many feared this time last year, when news broke…
Guido Rud's FilmSharks has sold North, Central and South American rights to Cannes Critics' Week closer, "The Desert Within," to regional distributor Gussi-Distrimax.
Creating a collection of classics from southern Europe, 6 Sales Entertainment Group has secured the rights to 350 European Films.
Brazil's Otero Group has taken a near 15% stake in the Latin American Film Co. (LAFC), the Weinstein Co.'s joint venture with Eduardo Costantini's Costa Films for the production and distribution of…
Lebanese film execs have made it to the Croisette after all.