Luc Besson's production powerhouse EuropaCorp has boarded Akim Isker's "La Planque" (The Hideout), a crime caper produced by new Paris shingle Les Films Alakis.
Actor, producer and director Billy Zane is to produce and direct a co-production with Greek partners of a script he wrote on the island of Paros.
Semih Kaplanoglu's Berlinale Golden Bear winning film "Honey" is Turkey's entry for the Oscars, the Ankara Cinema Assn. confirmed Tuesday.
Leading Gallic toon shingle Les Armateurs is developing its first live-action TV drama, "Meto," based on a Yves Grevet's three-part novel.
The European Film Academy has announced three nominees for this year's European Film Award for animated feature film: "The Illusionist," "Planet 51" and "Sammy's Adventures: The Secret Passage."
Malaysian media conglom Astro All Asia Networks will acquire a 49% stake in India's NDTV Lifestyle Holdings for $40 million.
Moroccan Leila Kilani's feature debut "On the Plank" won the San Sebastian Film Festival's prestigious Cinema in Motion prize on Monday.
Mega-screen exhib Imax has struck a 15-theater deal in China, making it the company's largest signing of new theaters in Asia to date.
Cheered on by the MPAA and RIAA, legislation aimed at shutting down foreign and domestic websites that provide access to pirated films, TV shows, music content and counterfeit goods was introduced in…
Rachel Weisz has reunited with "The Constant Gardner" helmer Fernando Meirelles for his latest project, "360."