Germany’s The Match Factory has taken international sales on “Sicilian Ghost Story,” the non-conventional Mafia pic now in pre-production to be directed by hot Italian directorial duo Fabio…
PARIS — The 11th edition of Paris Cinema Intl. Film Festival will roll out with a strong lineup of Cannes highlights, from Abdelattif Kechiche’s Palme d’Or-winning “Blue Is the Warmest Color” to…
ROME — After winning top nods at the Cannes Critics' Week, non-conventional Mafia thriller "Salvo," by Italo helmers Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza, is scoring strong sales via Gaul's Films…
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MADRID — Deeply personal, tragic recollections from a former teen-victim of Pol Pot's genocide hardly seem the feel-good fare that arthouse distributors worldwide are held now to crave. So, coming…
Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza's "Salvo" topped the Cannes Film Festival's 52nd Critics' Week, taking its Grand Prix and the France 4 Revelation Prize.
Paris-based Backup Media, a film consultancy and investor, has unveiled the first financing deals put through on three titles by B Media Global. Launched last year by Backup, B Media Global is a film…
Russian film and TV studio Glavkino has revealed its first film production slate, and its plan for a $100 million expansion of its studio facilities. Glavkino CEO Ilya Bachurin presented the latest…
A moody and extremely sensorial debut from scribe-helmers Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza.
Le Pacte, the French distributor of Nicolas Winding Refn's competition-preeming "Only God Forgives," has boarded director Duncan Jones' "Fleming," turning on James Bond creator Ian Fleming. Deal was…
Variety's critics will see much of the Cannes selection, but which pics are they really excited about? The answers below
Documentary subjects don't come much more shy than Pakistani humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi, though the same could hardly be said for the attention-starved Karachi street children his world-renown…