In a pre-Cannes move, XYZ Films has named veteran exec Sarah Gabriel as director of sales. The banner plans to launch international sales next week at Cannes on Erik Matti’s “On the Job,” (pictured)…
Cinedigm is expanding its documentary offerings, launching a multi-platform Docurama brand with a seven-week series of screenings of documentaries along with a new streaming service. The new brand…
Codeblack Films has acquired theatrical rights to Shola Lynch's documentary "Free Angela and All Political Prisoners" and has partnered with BET Networks for an April 5 release at AMC locations in…
Prolific documentary filmmaker Ken Burns is not in Cannes to wheel and deal -- even though his latest feature "The Central Park Five" is screening out of competition.
Slamdance, launched 18 years ago as an alternative to Sundance, has unveiled its competition lineup with 10 narrative films and eight documentaries -- including 13 world premieres.