In a 50/50 split, the Japanese distrib will partner with Warner Bros. Japan to release "District 9" in the territory.
Antonio Banderas, producer Enrique Posner and Kandor Graphics are in pre-production on Spanish toon "Goleor, the Scale and the Sword."
Gallic minimajor StudioCanal has taken worldwide rights outside Spain to Daniel Benmayor's "Bruc."
Panelists at Friday's American Film Market finance conference know all about taking risks.
Repped by Paris-based company Wide Management, Emmanuel Laurent's docu "Two in the Wave" has been acquired by Japan's Cetera Intl., France's Les Films du Paradoxe and Brazil's Imovision for all…
NeoClassics Films has acquired U.S. rights to Belgian Oscar submission "The Misfortunates."
While Hollywood's prospects for foreign financing is downbeat, the situation should slowly brighten, according to film biz honchos at the American Film Market on Friday.
French mini-major Gaumont has taken domestic distribution and international sales rights to "De Force."
Gallic mini-major StudioCanal is forging production partnerships with a trio of high-profile Hollywood shingles: Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum's Spyglass Entertainment, Joel Silver's Dark Castle and…
"This Is It" jumped the $100 million mark at the foreign box office.
Phase 4 Films has taken U.S. rights to Spanish toon pic "The Missing Lynx: Paws on the Run," godfathered by Antonio Banderas.