Chile's Chilechita has inked with Germany's Avalon Ent. to co-produce Gustavo Graef-Marino's "Diary of an Old Man" toplining Armin Mueller Stahl and Ben Gazzara. Produced by Chilechita's Diego…
Cannes Film Festival
Getting shot at, kidnapped and tortured is proving perfect training for Mohamed al-Daradji at his first Cannes as he attempts to secure distribution for "Ahlaam." The Iraqi helmer, who was kidnapped…
Newly warmed up by a cash injection of $250 million from an unspecified hedge fund and buoyed by a co-financing arrangement with Sony, L.A.-based producer-distributor Inferno unveiled a number of…
Gaumont's futuristic thriller "Chrysalis" has scored a slew of distribution deals and its first-time helmer, Julien Leclerq, is being hotly pursued by U.S. talent agents. Pic has sold to around 15…
New Paris-based sales agent Coach 14 has licensed "Shotgun Stories" to the U.K.'s Vertigo and France's ASC Distribution.
"Lost" star Naveen Andrews and Parminder Nagra ("ER," "Bend It Like Beckham") are to star in Rajasthan-set fable "Fallen Hero."
KanZaman, producer of "Goya's Ghosts" and co-producer of "Kingdom of Heaven" and "Sahara," has set up a production company in the eastern Spanish region of Valencia in order to attract international…
For the first time, all of Catalonia, including capital Barcelona, has a production guide.
Ben Sombogaart, helmer of Oscar nominee "Twin Sisters," is to direct "Nadra," a colonial drama set in Singapore.
If tonight you hear something on the beach that sounds like an aboriginal chant, you're not hallucinating. It's part of the promo push behind "Whaledreamers," an ecologically minded doc produced by…
Jan Sverak's "Empties" has sold to Dendy in Australia, Lumiere in Benelux, Filmswelike in Canada, Audiovisual in Greece.