Lorber Films has picked up U.S. rights to French thriller "Rapt," skedding a theatrical release that kicks off in Gotham in July.
Lagardere Entertainment Timoon Animation is partnering with Chris Columbus' L.A.-based 1492 Pictures to produce $7 million animated series "Scary Larry."
News Corp.'s Sky Italia, Italy's dominant pay TV operator, will eat into rival Mediaset's domination of the country's advertising market in the next two years, a new report predicts.
Japanese distrib Comstock Group has snapped up local rights to StudioCanal's "The Last Exorcism" for an undisclosed advance and P&A commitment.
Canadian mini-series "Guns," which aired on pubcaster CBC last fall, shot to the top on Wednesday night winning five trophies at the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television's 25th Gemini TV Awards.
London and L.A.-based Stealth Media Group and international film financier Premiere Picture have launched joint venture Premiere Stealth Rights to take advantage of film distribution rights.
Voltage Pictures has secured a slew of pre-AFM international sales for indie political drama "The Whistleblower," starring Rachel Weisz, in the run up to AFM.
Fortissimo Films is boarding Wong Kar Wai's current project, "The Grandmaster," with chair Michael J. Werner taking an associate producer role.
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Cable programming, from FX to Fox News Channel to regional sports nets, continues to be the major driver of revenues and profits at News Corp.
Strand Releasing has picked up all U.S. rights to Catherine Breillat's French pic "Sleeping Beauty" from Pyramide Intl., which is repping the film at the American Film Market.