MADRID -- Spain's Film Factory has closed Russia and other CIS states on Alberto Rodriguez's hardboiled cop thriller "Unit 7," with distrib Carmen Film Group planning a theatrical release.
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Producer Gudrun Giddings has paired up with Daniel Marc Dreifuss and Marius Haugan to option film rights to Ruben Eliassen's seven-book fantasy series "Phenomena."
Though Austin Fantastic Fest auds got an early look at a work in progress back in October, the rest of the world must wait until Sundance to see Andre Ovredal's "The Troll Hunter," a found-footage…
Time Warner subsidiary Turner Broadcasting System has bought Scandinavia's Millennium Media Group for an undisclosed sum.
The organizers of the Norwegian Intl. Film Festival in Haugesund think smaller is better.
Shine-owned U.S. production company Reveille has optioned Scandinavian format "Don't Date Him Girl" for a possible U.S. makeover.
Oscar hopefuls from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden will be screened during the sixth annual Scandinavian Film Festival L.A., running Jan. 14-16.
Distributor Scanbox Entertainment Danmark plans to up investment in Scandinavian features.
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