Venice fest award-winner "The Farewell Party" has been acquired by several distributors prior to its Toronto premiere. Beta Cinema has sold the pic, which won the Venice Days People’s Choice award…
Dutch vet helmer Alex Van Warmerdam’s daring psychological thriller “Borgman” has been tapped to represent The Netherlands in the Oscar’s foreign-language race. “Borgman,” penned by Alex van…
LONDON — Christine Eloy has been tapped as managing director of Europa Distribution, which reps more than 130 independent distributors from 28 countries. Eloy, who starts Sept. 2, was formerly head…
ANNECY — Grindstone Entertainment has acquired all U.S. and Canadian rights to "Pinocchio," one of the standout Italian animated features of the last year. Lionsgate Home Entertainment will handle…
Sierra/Affinity has sold 20 international markets for Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut, fantasy drama “How to Catch a Monster.” PHOTOS: ‘Hunger Games’ Stars Catch Fire in Cannes Christina Hendricks…
LYON, France — “Pinocchio,” Italo toon auteur Enzo d’Alo’s adaptation of Carlo Collodi’s fairy-tale, has charmed a slew of buyers in the run up to its North American preem at the New York Children…
There are no easy rewards for the protagonist -- or indeed, the viewer -- of "It's All So Quiet," the austere but subtly powerful fifth feature of Dutch auteur Nanouk Leopold ("Wolfsbergen,"…
A skinhead's need to belong causes him to commit the ultimate transgression in Mira Fornay's coolly observational sophomore feature, "My Dog Killer."
Continuing down the path suggested by her previous films, Flemish auteur Fien Troch again explores the big mysteries of life in oblique if beautifully staged fashion in "Kid."
It's impossible not to be charmed on some level by Jung Henin and Laurent Boileau's "Approved for Adoption," though it's best not to ask for too much.