"Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps," "Scary Movie" and "Space Cowboys" were among the films to breathe some fire into the foreign box office over the weekend, while "X-Men" evolved into Fox's second film…
Eileen Walls has sold her first feature spec, "Boy to the World," to producer Wendy Finerman and Fox 2000 for an undisclosed sum. Script, described as a comedy in the vein of "Ferris Bueller's Day…
Spain's Sogepaq and France's the Wild Bunch have jointly taken international rights, save Latin America, to Guillermo del Toro's pic "The Devil's Backbone." The move strengthens a relationship…
Eric Bana, who plays the psychotic killer in the Aussie pic "Chopper," has inked for representation with the William Morris Agency.
GENEVA -- Italian film critic Irene Bignardi has been chosen as the first woman director of the Locarno Film Festival.
Latin America's biggest film fest, Festival do Rio BR 2000, opened Thursday with an expanded slate of pics and a showcase that aims to create a film market. Festival do Rio was created last year, the…
Mexico's Titan Producciones has unveiled plans for several productions, including the next pic of Antonio Serrano, who helmed Mexico's biggest locally produced box office blockbuster.
The Sundance Kid may ride again in the seaside city of Santa Monica.
Gotham's Offline Entertainment, which rose to prominence with the indie hit "Slam," is launching an acquisitions and distribution arm, Offline Releasing. There are already three pics on its…
Clear Blue Sky Prods., the independent film production company founded by investor Paul G. Allen, has tapped Bonnie Benjamin-Phariss director of documentary productions. She assumes her post…