In one of the banner deals to go down at the 2015 Berlin Fest, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) has acquired a clutch of territories including Australia/New Zealand, Latin America…
Handsome but hollow, "Peaky Blinders" is another one of those classy-looking British imports that networks and streaming services (in this case, Netflix) are using to help keep their shelves stocked…
Two cheerfully ludicrous characters stuck in the same place play extravagantly with language and each other as they jockey for position and kill time. And although their seemingly mad activities…
BERLIN – Marking one of the first U.S. deals to be go down at Berlin, Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all U.S. and Latin American rights to the Dreamcatchers-sold Berlin competition entry…
LONDON — The Weinstein Company has acquired U.S. television and SVOD distribution rights to British period gangster series "Peaky Blinders," which is produced by Caryn Mandabach ("Nurse Jackie")…
SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain — A chance encounter with “Breaking Bad" executive producer Mark Johnson was the key to attaching a high-caliber cast — led by Jennifer Connelly — to Claudia Llosa’s “Cry/Fly,”…
LOCARNO — Over 2009/10, Peru broke out, thanks to Claudia Llosa's Berlin Golden Bear winner "The Milk of Sorrow," Javier Fuentes-Leon's "Undertow," which took Sundance's World Cinema Audience Award…
Jennifer Connelly and "Inception" star Cillian Murphy are set to topline "Cry/Fly," the English-language debut of one of Latin America's fastest-rising femme helmer-scribes, Claudia Llosa.
Film Movement has acquired North American rights to Rufus Norris' "Broken," which opened the Critics Week sidebar at the Cannes Film Festival in May.
Melding heightened drama with quirky, state-of-the-nation social realism, the pic aims to undercut epic plot contrivance with naturalistic perfs and a lyrical shooting style.
This otherwise slick pic could require reshoots to restore it to something commercial crowds are willing to take seriously.