Fest organizers made good on their promise to surprise attendees at the 60th annual Cannes event, with an opening night that was elegant, eclectic and eccentric -- and filled with a generous side…
Cannes Film Festival
Lakeshore is "cranking" it up again. Company headed by chairman and CEO Tom Rosenberg is reteaming with "Crank" creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor on "Game," a high-concept futuristic thriller…
U.S. indies with American stars were once welcomed with open arms by overseas distribs. Now, with increasing competition from international success like "Perfume," "Mr. Bean's Vacation" and "The…
Jerry Seinfeld is expected to fly over the Croisette today -- in a bee costume -- vying for the title of standout stunt photo of the fest, a title Sacha Baron Cohen nabbed as Borat last year.
Julie Delpy and Vincent Gallo will co-star in the $10 million "The Last Mile," a thriller being launched at Cannes by international sales agent and French distrib Rezo.
Capitol Films has added Joshua Marston's "The Fortress of Solitude" and the latest Don Roos project "Love and Other Impossible Pursuits" to its sales slate.
Becker Intl. has picked up world sales rights to "Hunger," the debut movie by Turner Prize-winning video artist Steve McQueen.
"The Last King of Scotland" helmer Kevin Macdonald has lined up the epic Roman drama "The Eagle of the Ninth" as his next project after he finishes the Brad Pitt starrer "State of Play," which he's…
Chen Kaige is to return to "Farewell My Concubine" territory with "Mei Lan-fang," a biopic of the Peking opera singer. Pic is the highest profile production to date for the Taiwan conglom China…
Celsius Entertainment has come aboard as international sales agent for Boris Damast's biopic "Vivaldi," starring Joseph Fiennes as the composer.
Gaumont, the world's oldest film company, has gone futuristic. The French major will host a private screening for buyers tonight of its latest film, the $12 million "Chrysalis Memories," which…