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…
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"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…
Italian exhibitors and local health authorities have reached a truce in a clash over health concerns involving 3D glasses after some 7,000 pairs were confiscated.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Shakira met with President Obama and Vice President Joseph Biden this morning to discuss early childhood development and education, one of the…
French producers Aton Soumache and Dimitri Rassam are preparing a stereoscopic 3D animated feature adaptation of author Antoine de Saint-Exupery's classic children's tale, "The Little Prince."
The Italian government has approved a film co-production treaty with China, giving the Italo biz more inroads into the potentially huge market.
The Brits' addiction to TV soaps helped propel a live edition of the BBC's flagship sudser "EastEnders" to a record-breaking 15.6 million viewers.
Spanish mini-major DeAPlaneta has sold the Focus Features Intl. co-produced "Julia's Eyes" to Will Clarke's Optimum Releasing in the U.K.
Alta Films, Spain's top arthouse distribution-exhibition company, has nabbed all Spanish rights to British helmer Andrea Arnold's adaptation of Emily Bronte's classic novel "Wuthering Heights."