LONDON — Scandi crime series “100 Code,” which was created by Bobby Moresco (“Crash,” “Million Dollar Baby”), kicked off production Monday. Red Arrow Intl. is distributing. Moresco, who won an Oscar…
Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist and Brit thesp Olivia Williams are set to topline "The Shadows," an English-language thriller directed by first-timer Ludovic Bernard, who worked as first assistant…
South African heist thriller "iNumber Number" has been picked up for international distribution by Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films.
Jason Bateman wants "Bad Words" to be his calling card for major studios. The 43-year-old actor's dark comedy -- his directorial debut -- premieres Friday in Toronto. The indie, produced by Bateman's…
World sales company Beta Cinema has picked up all distribution rights outside the U.S. and Canada to U.S. indie comedy "Walter," which stars Virginia Madsen, William H. Macy, Neve Campbell and Andrew…
This month New Zealand shingle Libertine Pictures kicks open its doors with ambitious plans for the country's film and TV sector. Kiwi producers Richard Fletcher (pictured) and Paul Davis have teamed…
Four days ago, the 2013 Oscar race was mostly a matter of crossed fingers and speculation, but things have quickly shifted into high gear. The Venice Film Fest has served up two home runs in its…
Literary agent Lew Weitzman, who founded Preferred Artists Agency and worked with numerous Hollywood clients, died June 30. He was 76. Among his clients were Leonard Katzman, producer of “Dallas,”…
This found-footage tale of astronauts searching for signs of life near Jupiter is a reasonably plausible and impressively controlled achievement.
“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” star Michael Nyqvist visits the Variety Studio in Cannes.