The Orchard has picked up North American rights to “Carrie Pilby,” a comedy with “Diary of a Teenage Girl” star Bel Powley. “Carrie Pilby” centers on a precocious girl who flew through Harvard…
The rather insipid book is somewhat improved upon by its film adaptation, a first directorial feature for producer Susan Johnson.
Susan Johnson has many films under her belt as a producer, but is stepping behind the lens in a different capacity this year, making her feature directorial debut with "Carrie Pilby," based on the…
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Susan Johnson of Braveart Films will make her feature directorial debut on an adaptation of Caren Lissner’s young adult novel “Carrie Pilby.” Producers are Suzanne Farwell and Susan Cartsonis of…
European exhib Vue Entertainment has been sold by private equity firm Doughty Hanson to two Canadian investors for £935 million ($1.45 billion).
Universal and Gold Circle have found the thesps to lead their “Search Party” with T.J. Miller, Adam Pally and Thomas Middleditch on board to star in the comedy. Todd Phillips’ collaborator, Scott…
Paz Vega has been cast of Paul W.S. Anderson’s historical drama “Pompeii” opposite Kit Harington, Kiefer Sutherland and Emily Browning. "Pompeii" is being produced by Constantin Film and Impact Films…
Steve Oederkerk has come on to write and direct Summit Entertainment's comedy "Ricky Stanicky."
Spanish indie distrib Cada Films has acquired all local TV and homevid rights to three Latin American pic packages as it works the growing ancillary biz opportunities in cash-strapped Spain.
Romanian-born cinematographer Mihai Malaimare, Jr. used digital formats to shoot "Youth Without Youth," "Tetro," and "Twixt Now and Sunrise" for Francis Ford Coppola.
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