LONDON — Netflix has confirmed that it has taken worldwide rights, excluding several territories, to David Wnendt’s Adolf Hitler satire "Look Who's Back," as first reported in Variety on Jan. 29. The…
Berlin: Spanou Repping Generation's 'Plants,' Producer-Turned-Director Doveris' Debut (EXCLUSIVE, WATCH)
PARIS – Germany-based Patra Spanou is serving as sales-festival agent on "Plants," the first feature of Chile's Roberto Doveris that scored the Epicentre Film Award at 2015's Bafici Fest BAL and a…
Fortissimo Films has struck an agreement to represent a slate of pictures by Chinese producer-director Zhang Wei.
Indonesia's number two multiplex chain, is seeking to raise $62 million from a huge share issue.
Rachel Griffiths has been so egregiously underused on the big screen in recent years that her mere presence in a leading role is reason enough to commend "Mammal."
Warner Bros.' superhero duel "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is to be released in China in March.
MADRID – "Truman," Cesc Gay's friendship dramedy, produced by Marta Esteban, topped Spain's 30th Spanish Academy Goya Awards Saturday night sweeping picture, director, actor (Ricardo Darin)…
GOTEBORG — Films treating the aftermath of wars past and present and singular artistic visions captured top awards at this year's Goteborg Film Festival, running Jan. 29 to Feb. 8. One night after…
Last year Nordisk Film opened a new Swedish production company, Avanti Sweden, with three Swedish producers: Charlotta Denward, Anna Anthony and Anna Croneman. It also closed a deal with Swedish…
GOTEBORG — When seven years ago Swedish producer Madeleine Ekman was offered the opportunity to lead the Swedish outpost of Denmark's Zentropa Entertainment, her main task was to co-produce Peter…
Isabelle Huppert-starrer "Elle," the French-language debut of Paul Verhoeven ("Total Recall," "The Black Book"), now has a trailer, to which Variety has had exclusive access. Lead-produced by Said…