Spanish indie producer-distributor Notro Films has taken a 10% equity stake in the E50 million ($80 million) European docu "Oceans."
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Pathe has sold all North American distribution rights the edgy thriller "Eden Lake" to the Weinstein Co.
The top-grossing Finnish film of 2007, "Christmas Story" will preem its English-language version at the Cannes market.
Abu Dhabi unveiled the latest additions to its Middle East Intl. Film Fest lineup, the highlight of which will be a retrospective of docs from non-Arab helmers marking the 60th anniversary of the…
U.K. distrib Revolver has added some punching power to its slate by acquiring all U.K. rights for James Toback doc "Tyson" and Jean-Claude Van Damme spoof biopic "JCVD."
Premium Films has acquired worldwide distrib rights to WireImage cofounder Jeff Vespa's debut short "Nosebleed," starring David Arquette, the only U.S. film screening in Cannes in Critics' Week.
Entertainment One-owned distribs Contender and Seville Pictures have taken U.K. and Canadian rights respectively for "Mr. Nice."
Performances and direction, rather than the yards of inconclusive dialogue, are what keep Arnaud Desplechin's "A Christmas Tale" from curdling in its own juices.
Voltage Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to the upcoming fantasy-adventure "Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles," which is in post-production. Directed by Pitof ("Catwoman"), the dragon sorcery…
"Tyson" is James Toback's revelatory closeup look at the tumultuous life of the former heavyweight champ.