Former Wild Bunch Distribution boss Jean-Philippe Tirel is joining forces with indie producer Maya Hariri and Orange Studio topper Frederique Dumas to fully-launch his new Paris-based acquisition…
Producer Adrian Guerra and film finance specialist Xavi Parache have teamed to create Oceano Media, a Barcelona-based financial broker and consultancy. Move pairs two young movers and shakers on the…
Adrien Brody is in talks to topline "Cannes," an ensemble dramedy set against the backdrop of the Cannes Film Festival.
Benicio del Toro is in final negotiations to play notorious Colombian cocaine trafficker Pablo Escobar in "Paradise Lost," a Panama-set €20 million ($25 million) thriller romance produced by Dimitri…
IFC Midnight has acquired all North American rights to director Franck Khalfoun's thriller "Maniac," which stars Elijah Wood as a serial killer. Pic premiered out of competition at the Cannes Film…
Occasionally a director will essay a variation on "La Ronde," Max Ophuls' splendid filmization of the (in)famous Schnitzler play that follows the amorous encounters of an interlocking succession of…
Followers of global politics will be surprised to learn that Bernard-Henri Levy is responsible for the downfall of Muammar Gaddafi, but that's the story Levy tells in "The Oath of Tobruk," co-helmed…
A handsome work that makes up in skill and honesty what it lacks in originality.
Working on multiple levels, helmer Yousry Nasrallah mines popular cinema and artier forms through a seemingly simple story of two worlds, exposing hypocrisies in each.
"Rebellion" vividly recounts the efforts of a French counterterrorism captain to negotiate peace with Kanak separatist leader Alphonse Dianou in 1988.
Gallic telco giant Orange's production arm, Studio 37 is diving deeper into 3D content with two high-profile stereotropic wildlife docus, Guillaume Vincent's "Land of the Bears" and "Hurricane"…