Kino Lorber has acquired U.S. rights to Agnieszka Holland's “Burning Bush,” which had been the Czech Republic's official entry for the Best Foreign Film Oscar before being disqualified. The film is a…
Toronto International Film Festival
Vimeo starting next month will offer online rentals of a baker’s dozen of films that premiered at last fall’s 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. Under the deals, Vimeo is giving each of the 13…
A24 has set April 4 as the U.S. release date for sci-fi thriller "Under the Skin," starring Scarlett Johansson, The distrib acquired the rights in September, a day after its premiere at the Toronto…
Jason Bateman’s comedy “Bad Words” has earned its red band trailer, which is replete with F-bombs and plenty of snark. Focus Features, which has set the film for a March release, snapped up worldwide…
Tribeca Films has acquired U.S. rights to coming-of-age drama “Beneath the Harvest Sky,” starring Callan Mcauliffe ("The Great Gatsby") and Emory Cohen. Produced by Sunny Side Up Films, "Beneath the…
Magnet Releasing has set Ti West's thriller “The Sacrament” for a June 6 theatrical release in the U.S., and a VOD release on May 1. Magnolia Pictures acquired U.S. rights to "The Sacrament" at the…
Smuggling a giraffe from an Israeli safari park to the only zoo in the occupied West Bank is the cute premise behind Rani Massalha's slight but appealing debut feature.
Viewers may be left uncertain how seriously to take this aggressively directed film, which, for all its black-comic stylings, deals in few laughing matters.
Jody Shapiro delivers a thin but engaging tribute to the face and co-founder of a massive personal-care empire in "Burt's Buzz."
Entertainment One Films U.S. has acquired U.S. distribution rights to “Gabrielle,” Canada’s entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category for the Oscars. The film is slated for a domestic…
Sean Durkin follows his masterful "Martha Marcy May Marlene" with this uneven but powerful four-part study of a small English village reeling from tragedy.