Pathe Intl. clinched major territory sales at the European Film Market in Berlin.
The Venice Film Festival is forging a close rapport with Russia through a "Festival of Italian Cinema: from Venice to Moscow" event to be hosted by Lido topper Marco Mueller.
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Multiplex chain UCI has scored a legal victory in the ongoing battle between major exhibs and the German Federal Film Board (FFA), although the intense dispute is far from over.
Versus Entertainment, producer of Rodrigo Cortes' Sundance hit "Buried," has taken Spanish rights to "Guest," the upcoming film from cult Spanish director Jose Luis Guerin.
Gallic producing partners Pascal Caucheteux and Gregoire Sorlat received the Daniel Toscan du Plantier award for best producers at a ceremony held by the French Academy of Arts and Sciences in Paris…
Hyde Park Entertainment and Parkes/MacDonald Prods. are teaming on "Killer," snapping up Kenny Golde's spec preemptively and launching development -- with both banners using coin from Abu Dhabi's…
"Age" stars teeing up an April 12 benefit for the SAG Foundation's Catastrophic Health Fund.
Lionel Jeffries died Feb. 19 following a long illness in Poole, southern England. He was 83.
Woody Allen's untitled summer project and the Angelina Jolie-Johnny Depp starrer "The Tourist" will both receive coin from France's new tax rebate on international production, Gaul's Centre National…
"Upstairs Downstairs" is getting a remake as part of a co-production deal struck between PBS and BBC Worldwide.
Three shows that have been hits in London -- "Calendar Girls," "Sweet Charity" and "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" -- will get their first North American stints in Toronto as part of the 2010-11…