That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Remember fall of 2008, when Matt Damon, Annette Bening and others jumped into the fray with outspoken criticisms of Sarah Palin? Damon famously…
FilmSharks Intl., a leading sales company in Latin America, is extending sales in the U.S.
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The early life of Danish author Karen Blixen is being turned into a Danish film.
Berlin competition title "Jew Suss: Rise and Fall" has been acquired by Gaul's UGC Distribution, Canada's E1 Entertainment and Australia's Vendetta Films.
Berlin Forum entry "The Mouth of the Wolf" will preem on the Internet in Italy before going out theatrically.
Fred Schepisi is onboard to direct "The Eye of the Storm," an adaptation of Patrick White's novel.
Freeview, the U.K. terrestrial digital platform that has driven local take-up of non-subscription TV, will bow its high-definition offer next month.
Indian digital satellite cinema network UFO Moviez announced Wednesday that it has signed a deal with Crown Infotainment, which holds the distribution rights for the Indian Premier League Cricket…
Mike Beale has been tapped by NBC Universal as its veep of international television production.
The Italian parliament is nixing primetime political talkshows on pubcaster RAI during the run up to next month's regional elections.
Controversial nature docu "The Cove" will get a Japan release, Tokyo-based distrib Unplugged announced on Wednesday.