Franco-German pubcaster and MVC, Docside and Indigenes to produce four-part docu-drama series.
Korea's Finecut has sold 'Chaw' to Optimum Releasing for the U.K.
Talent shop, Yoshimoto Kogyo, will go private after accepting a buyout from an investment group.
Prizes go to Dutch director Alex van Warmerdam and Iranian helmer Nader Takmil Homayoun.
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Josh Hartnett has signed on to star in "Gunslinger," a revenge-driven tale set in the near future in the snowy wasteland of a post-apocalyptic America.
Sony Pictures Classics has continued its spending spree by acquiring British helmer Stephen Frears' "Tamara Drewe" for the U.S. and Latin America.
It wasn't salvation but certainly a welcome breather as a bankruptcy judge lobbed some much-needed cash at the beleaguered producing duo behind "Terminator Salvation."
The Japanese video biz suffered a 9.7% drop in sales in the first half of 2009, compared with the same period the previous year, according to figures released Wednesday by the Japan Video Assn.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%