Nicolas Eschbach's Paris-based Indie Sales has clinched major deals on Xavier Picard's "Moomins On The Riviera," the comedy adventure toon feature based on popular illustrator Tove Jansson's comic…
Moomins on the Riviera
HELSINKI– Riina Hyytia and Simo Halinen won producer and director of the year awards, respectively, at the 4th Finnish Film Week, the industry event which ran alongside Helsinki Intl. Film Festival…
Paris-based Indie Sales has boarded "Moomins on the Riviera," a toon feature based on the popular Finnish comicbooks. The comedy adventure feature marks the first bigscreen adaptation of the Moomins…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Ulrika Bengts’ “The Disciple” (Larjungen) has been selected to rep Finland in the foreign-language film Oscar race. Pic, which is produced by Mats Langbacka for Langfilm Productions, stars Erik…
HONG KONG — "Juvenile Offender," a tough mother and son drama featuring a youngster released from a correctional facility, has been selected to represent South Korea in the foreign-language category…
Pirjo Honkasalo’s “Concrete Night” and Dome Karukoski's “Heart of a Lion” are among the 27 new films set to screen at the second edition of Finnish Film Affair, the professional forum running…
LOCARNO — Paris-based sales company Memento Films International has added new buyers in its step-by-step but buoyant sales roll out of Destin Daniel Cretton's South by Southwest Fest wow, "Short Term…
The Sundance Institute is hosting a four-day film festival in Los Angeles this summer, with screenings and panels at the Sundance Sunset Cinema and other venues around the city.
Former Universal Pictures co-chairman Brian Mulligan is claiming that the Los Angeles Police Department "knowingly harbored among its officers a serial predator" who, along with another officer…
Hollywood has put its top two sci-fi franchises -- "Star Wars" and "Star Trek" -- in the hands of J.J. Abrams.
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