ARP Selection has acquired all rights for France to New Zealand pic "Rain." The coming-of-age tale marks the feature film debut of TV commercial director Christine Jeffs.
Cannes Film Festival
Festgoers were singing in the Baz tub Wednesday night as "Moulin Rouge" kicked off the 54th fest with high kicks, hoopla and ooh-la-la.
Nadia Bronson has formed her own full-service international marketing and distribution consultancy, Nadia Bronson Associates.
Independent Digital Entertainment, the New York-based digital video collective whose "Chelsea Walls" is screening in Directors Fortnight, has appointed Danish outfit Trust Film Sales as its worldwide…
Capitol Films has sold U.K. rights to "Jeepers Creepers" to Redbus Film Distribution, ahead of the world premiere screening Friday in the Cannes market.
Steven Spielberg's upcoming cyberkid pic "A.I." has created a media frenzy over its groundbreaking promo campaign of mock online news reports and linked dummy sites purporting to provide info on…
Paul Schrader ("Affliction") has been tapped to helm the Bob Crane biopic "Auto-Focus" for Propaganda Films and producers Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski ("The People vs. Larry Flynt").
Gaylord Films continues pace with a seven-figure sale of the Sundance Film Festival premiere "Donnie Darko" to Newmarket Films and a ramped-up development slate.
Killer Films' head of production Katie Roumel has been named a partner of the Gotham-based shingle, joining Christine Vachon and Pam Koffler.
Susan Glatzer, former senior VP of acquisitions and production for USA Films, has been appointed VP acquisitions for the Paramount Pictures Motion Picture Group.