In a preemptive swoop, Los Angeles-based FiGa Films has acquired world sales rights on "The Man of the Crowd," which world premieres Sunday at the Rio de Janeiro Film Festival. One of the…
Kids and adults mature enough to handle mild animal peril will be duly enchanted by this plucky primate tale.
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
From the point of view of world sports, Brazil is about to have its blazing moment in the sun. Will this period of high visibility also extend to other sectors of its culture?
Its economic growth may be slowing but in film terms Brazil, the subject of a Cannes Tribute, is still bulking up.
Prominent pics from the land of the bossa nova
With a diverse sales slate ranging from 3D nature-themed film "Amazonia" to Gallic romcom "Bachelor Days Are Over," Jean Labadie's shingle Le Pacte left Cannes with a flurry of major territory deals…
The Ridley Scott-Russell Crowe drama "A Good Year" and Anthony Minghella's "Breaking and Entering," starring Jude Law, will world preem at the Toronto Film Festival. Also announced Tuesday, Truman…