A day after their “The Fifth Estate” opened the Toronto Film Festival, Participant Media is re-teaming with DreamWorks’ on “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” starring Helen Mirren and Manish Dayal. “Journey”…
When DreamWorks Studios decided to start pre-selling international territories one year ago, some observers took it as a sign that its main financier, India's Reliance Entertainment, was scaling back.
PARIS — Samuel and Victor Hadida's Metropolitan Filmexport, a top distrib of U.S. indie pics in Gaul, went on a shopping spree at Cannes. The outfit nabbed Martin Scorsese's “Silence” as part of…
CANNES—This year's Cannes saw a deluge of new titles brought onto the market. But, through Monday afternoon at least, there had not been a deluge of deals snapping them up. One day before the…
DreamWorks Studios has inked further output deals with indie distribs, including Metropolitan FilmExport in France, as part of its pact with David Garrett's Mister Smith Entertainment to rep…
Money is looser but distribs are fewer for those peddling projects at this year's Cannes market.
LONDON — Mister Smith Entertainment is to introduce "The Mortal Instruments: City of Ashes," the sequel to the upcoming "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones," to buyers at Cannes next week. "City…
Mister Smith has licensed the Constantin-produced romcom "Love, Rosie," with Lily Collins and Sam Claflin, to 30 countries -- one of fewer than a dozen high-profile sales hits at the European Film…
LONDON -- Mister Smith Entertainment chief executive David Garrett announced four key appointments Wednesday that see the fast-expanding finance and sales company establish a Paris office in addition…
DreamWorks Studios has reached 10 output deals as part of its shift toward indie distribution on the international front.