Indies are finding new ways to fund their films
Fortissimo Films has secured a raft of sales on Kevin Macdonald's "Marley," about the late reggae legend.
Kevin Macdonald has made a deal with New Regency to develop and direct "The End of Eternity," the 1955 Isaac Asimov novel the financier-producer acquired late in the fall.
When producer Lisa Bryer optioned the novel "The Last King of Scotland" years ago, she expected that if it was ever filmed, it would shoot in South Africa, which has a filmmaking infrastructure…
Film buffs may mark 2006 as the year the cinema world truly embraced Africa. While lensing in the continent is nothing new for Hollywood studios -- think 1985 Oscar-winner "Out of Africa" -- the…