Buenos Aires-based FilmSharks Intl. has closed a rights deal with U.S. indie movie VOD site SnagFilms on a 10-pic package from Total Entertainment, the producer of a clutch of Brazilian B.O. hits.
MADRID -- The second My French Film Festival, promo org Unifrance's pioneering online film showcase that kicked off Jan. 12, has scored 400,000 downloads in its first 10 days -- 10 times the figure…
The Sundance Institute announced that Bingham Ray died after suffering two strokes at the Sundance Film Festival. He was 57
Sixteen notable documentaries are coming to SnagFilms' free, ad-supported online platform, as the on-demand distributor has secured digital rights to titles including "Super Size Me," "Jesus Camp,"…
Thanks in part to "Margin Call's" boffo day-and-date digital release last fall, this could be the year that Sundance dealmakers begin to see on-demand distribution not just as an add-on or…
Surfing meets sociology in "Splinters," a compelling docu about the sport's arrival in the Papua New Guinea village of Vanimo. Following four riders whose quest for glory is surrounded by factional…
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