Fulvio Lucisano likes to joke that throughout his entire career Italian cinema has "always been in a crisis."
Cannes Film Festival
Brilliant Films has forged an alliance with agent Duncan Heath's Independent Talent Group that will see the Brit shingle develop a slate of projects from the tenpercentary's cast of clients.
Eric Mathis and Donald Ranvaud's Miami-based Ondamax Films, a Latin American film specialist, has begun to roll out sales on its first 10-pic slate.
Madrid-based sales consortium 6 Sales has taken worldwide rights outside Brazil to Fernando Meirelles' second feature, "Domesticas" (Maids). Meirelles' "Blindness" opens Cannes tonight.
Here! Films has taken North American distribution rights to Puerto Rican gay comedy "Manuela & Manuel" from Spanish sales consortium Latido Films.
Michael Moore is making a sequel to "Fahrenheit 9/11" for Overture Films and Paramount Vantage, which will shop the project to international buyers when the Cannes Film Festival and market get under…
Brazilian director Fernando Meirelles returns to the Cannes film festival with opener "Blindness," his first film in competition, six years after his triumph with "City of God" in Critics' Week.
Russian helmer Sergei Bodrov, most recently in the international eye for the success of his Genghis Khan epic "Mongol," is starting his own production company, Bodrov Film Production, with a slate of…
The Kremlin is coming to Cannes to position Russian studios in the international film production marketplace.
Switzerland-based Omega Entertainment has tapped Trevor Wright to serve as prexy of its North American operations.
Peter Hoffman's Seven Arts Pictures, new financing in hand, is bringing a slate of pics to sell at Cannes, led by William Gibson's adaptation of his cyberpunk sci-fi classic "Neuromancer," which was…