Gilles Bourdos’ “Renoir” is set to represent Gaul in the Oscar’s Foreign-language race. Pic, which competed in Cannes’ Un Certain Regard in 2012, was released Stateside by Samuel Goldwyn Films in…
They might be ambitious, but they're not out of their minds.
Having already locked in its two heroes, Fox and director Matthew Vaughn look one step closer to gearing up production on “The Secret Service” with Samuel L. Jackson now set to play the villain. Pic…
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…
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…
Legit play licensing orgs Samuel French and Daryl Roth Theatrical Licensing have teamed up for an initiative called "30 Years of Charles Busch — A Celebration," a national push that aims to get more…
Play publishing house Samuel French Inc. has tapped Bruce Lazarus to serve as the company's new exec director.
Imagem Music Group is expanding its US-based theatrical licensing division, R&H Theatricals (a branch of Imagem's Rodgers and Hammerstein company), to create a European branch with headquarters in…
With Hollywood's studios having largely abandoned mid- to low-budget production, now is a good time to invest in independent movies, said Harvey Weinstein, guest of honor at the first Champs-Elysees…
Sometimes it takes a little investment and renovation to bring out the value of a property.
The Brian Way Award, the £6,000 ($9,600) Brit prize for plays for younger audiences, has been won by Canadian-born, London-based Evan Placey for "Holloway Jones."