Mexico-based Michael Rowe, who leapt to notice winning the Cannes Festival's Camera d'Or for his debut, "Leap Year," scored double this weekend with his new feature, "Alicia," winning a development…
In some marital-strife dramas, one hopes for spouses to work out their differences; in others, a swift separation seems the kindest outcome for characters and viewers alike.
Michael Rowe's follow-up to "Leap Year" is a sympathetic and appealing portrayal of a little girl's insular world.
SAN SEBASTIAN – Highlighting exceptional early international business on an exceptional Latin American arthouse title, Films Boutique has sold Diego Quemada-Diez's "La jaula de oro" to a slew of…
A new rule allowing more experienced directors into competition has cinephiles buzzing ahead of the 11th Morelia Intl. Film Festival, running Oct. 18-27.
VENICE – Alice Braga, the most famous Brazilian actress of her generation, seen most recently opposite Matt Damon in "Elysium," has moved into production, producing and starring in "Latitudes," a…
CANNES – Rithy Panh's "The Missing Picture," a highly personal account of the horrors of the Pol Pot regime, won the Un Certain Regard Prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday.
Pyramide Intl. has inked international rights for "The Amazing Cat Fish," which topped Ventana Sur's Primer Corte pix-in-post competition in Buenos Aires. One of France's foremost arthouse sales…
MADRID — Mundial, the six-month-old Mexico-based sales-financing venture teaming Hollywood's IM Global and Mexico's Canana, has acquired international rights to "Chavez," actor-turned-director Diego…
Creating a powerful new Latin American player, Hollywood's IM Global and Mexico and L.A.'s Canana, headed by Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna and Pablo Cruz, are teaming to launch Mundial.
Cannes laureates Michel Franco and Michael Rowe are teaming up to create "Hotel Garage" for the smallscreen in Mexico via Franco's new shingle, Lucia Films.