Unique Features partners Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne will team with Constantin Film on "The Mortal Instruments," an adaptation of the Cassandra Clare fantasy book trilogy.
Pic support org European Film Promotion will head to Santa Monica's American Film Market next week with extra coin from the European Union's Media Program.
Steve Bickel is leaving The Film Department from his slot as president of international sales.
The Screen Actors Guild is pushing for more English-language programming to be dubbed into Spanish.
Yoko Minamida, a major star in the 1950s and 1960s who later developed a thriving second career in TV, died in Tokyo on Oct. 21. She was 76. The cause of death was subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Austria broke the 1 million mark for cinema ticket sales for the first time ever this year, crossing the magic barrier with more than two months to spare, Austria's Film Institute said on Thursday.
Mike Medavoy and FremantleMedia Enterprises are collaborating on a multiplatform franchise with the working title "Dinosaurs Resurrected."
Korean helmer Kwak Kyung-taek is set to make the country's first 3D live-action film.
Sony Pictures Television has upped Russell Kline to senior VP of channel operations, Latin America.
Charlize Theron is revving up for "Mad Max: Fury Road," with producer-director George Miller set to start filming next August in Australia.
Film Movement has acquired North American rights to "The Wind Journeys," Colombia's submission for Oscar's foreign-language film category, and set a spring theatrical release.