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Digital and demographic changes force traditional film companies into rethink. Co-productions lose allure.
Sierra Pictures has come on to finance and produce the adaptation of the graphic novel “Ciudad,” with “The Quiet Ones” helmer John Pogue directing. The graphic novel was penned by “Captain America…
A long-stalled Tupac Shakur biopic has received new life with Emmett Furla Oasis Films, which is on board to co-finance and co-produce with Morgan Creek Prods. The producers are aiming to begin…
Producer Michael Benaroya ("Margin Call") has come on board to finance post-apocalyptic thriller "Z for Zachariah," shooting in November and starring Chris Pine, Amanda Seyfried and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
"Rush," the high-octane car racing film about the public rivalry between legendary Formula One drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1970s, has all the markings of Tinseltown's latest flashy…
The first Film Finance Forum in Latin America, slated Aug. 21 in Rio, will showcase panels that feature a Who’s Who in Latin America, Hollywood and Europe. Latin American panelists include Mundial…
Pepperdine’s Graziadio School of Business and Management announced a new Certificate in Film and Television Finance, whereby prospective entertainment finance professionals can attend a four-day…
Since September, Spain has unleashed two of its three biggest movies ever: Juan Antonio Bayona's "The Impossible" with a $172.5 million gross worldwide and Andy Muschietti's Mama at $135.8 million…
As the variety of tax incentive programs has grown, one thing is increasingly getting cut: the middleman.
Terrence Dugan, a partner in the business and finance practice at Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, sums up the current state of film financing in one simple sentence: " the search for junior capital."…