Plans are going forward for another movie based on a Michael Ondaatje novel.
My latest column in Politico is on the dearth of Hollywood activists in the healthcare fight, a contrast to past battles, for reasons that have to do with a reluctance to wade into such a…
Italo thesp/helmer Sergio Castellitto has two helming projects percolating, one of which has been boarded by Warner Bros. Italia.
Gallic docu sales company 10 Francs is diversifying into formats and fiction, general manager Guy Knafo announced at France Television Intl.'s Biarritz Rendez-Vous Tuesday.
Updated President Obama's plans to speak to students on Tuesday has created a stir on the right, but he'll be trying to reach a similar youth audience later in the evening as part of an ambitious…
Strand Releasing has boarded Andre Techine's "The Girl on the Train," snapping up all U.S. rights to the French- language film.
IFC Films has acquired U.S. rights to French drama "Father of My Children," which won the special jury prize in the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes.
A play based on Japan's Oscar-winning pic "Departures" will open in May in Tokyo, according to producer Yasuhiro Mase.
The Korean Film Council (Kofic) has tapped Inha U. film department professor Cho Hee-moon as chairman.
Algerian-born helmer Tony Gatlif's "Freedom" nabbed the Montreal World Film Festival's Grand Prix des Americas at the closing ceremony on Monday night.
Belgian production house Versus Prods. is setting up O'Brother Distribution to handle its pics and find international titles.