Confirming the status of "Walesa: Man of Hope" as one of this year's Venice-Toronto breakout sales hits, Films Boutique has closed a slew of new deals in Toronto on the latest film by Polish grand…
The Grand Masters
The Hong Kong director's painstaking preparation puts actors and audiences in the mood for kung fu.
PARIS — Taihe Pictures, one of China’s fastest-growing film groups, is joining forces with European mini-major Wild Bunch to create a Beijing-based sales and distribution company. Aiming to become a…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Writer-director Rebecca Zlotowski's sophomore feature is an engrossing, superbly acted working-class melodrama.
Rob Lowe will play President John F. Kennedy in National Geographic’s telepic “Killing Kennedy,” it was announced today. Based on a book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, “Killing Kennedy” centers…
PARIS — Tom Dercourt’s on-demand programming platform La Septieme Salle is partnering up with Franco-German net Arte to organize monthly premieres across France’s arthouse theaters. The…
Venturing into fresh creative terrain without relinquishing his familiar themes and stylistic flourishes, Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar Wai exceeds expectations with "The Grandmaster," fashioning a 1930s…
Dennie Gordon has come on to direct the Chinese-language production of "My Lucky Star," the prequel to "Sophie's Revenge."
At the age of 18, having just completed her first semester of college, Las Vegas-raised Jillian Bell took a gamble. She left her hometown to study in Los Angeles, promising her parents she would…
French locations and facilities see surge in productions from China
Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures has agreed to back Panorama Media, a new production, financing, and international sales entity based in Los Angeles.