Mika Kaurismaki ("Three Wise Men") is attached to direct "Patagonia Express," an adventure movie set up at Luis Angel Bellaba's Madrid-based Aquelarre.
New Spanish digital 3D film distributor SolotresD has inked with London-based sales agent Timeless Films on all Spanish rights to European animated CGI adventure "Animals United."
Pan-European broadcasting group ProSiebenSat.1 has sold its German news channel N24 to a consortium formed by managing director Torsten Rossmann and journalist and former Spiegel editor-in-chief…
Fox Searchlight's hot relationship laffer "Cyrus" will launch into Europe from the Locarno Film Festival, which is also paying homage to its co-protag, John C. Reilly.
Docu-friendly distrib Dogwoof has nabbed U.K. rights to Lucy Walker's "Countdown to Zero."
Producer and political analyst Lawrence O'Donnell, who has been guest host for MSNBC personalities Keith Olbermann, Rachel Maddow and Chris Matthews, will be getting a primetime show of his own.
Digital cinema provider Christie will begin production of digital projectors at its newly announced Chinese manufacturing facility.
Strand Releasing has acquired US rights to Michael Rowe's "Leap Year" (Año Bisiesto) from Pyramide International and plans a release early next year.
Sandeep Bhargava will stand down as CEO of specialist film investment entity the Indian Film Co. on June 30 -- the latest top exec to leave.
Everyone knows what the Internet did to record labels. But CAA isn't singing an unhappy tune about it.