Lions Gate Films has acquired worldwide rights to "One," a romantic comedy that will be directed by Gary Sinyor ("The Bachelor") and produced by John Davis ("Dr. Dolittle") and Paul Brooks.
Olivier Barrot, Gilles Jacob's erstwhile No. 2, on Wednesday broke the silence surrounding his departure from the Cannes Intl. Film Festival.
Columbia U. closed its annual student film fest Tuesday night by awarding seven prizes sponsored by New Line Cinema, HBO and Polo Ralph Lauren.
The first Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum ended Sunday without any firm film-project financing commitments, but with a great deal of praise for the new market.
John Rubenstein is co-starring in “Enigma Variations” with Donald Sutherland. The producers of the upcoming London engagement at the Savoy Theatre are Duncan Weldon, Francine Racette, David and Ed…
Universal Pictures Intl. has sold French rights to the Coens' Cannes Intl. Film Festival entry "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" to Jean Labadie's Bac Films and is negotiating a U.K. deal with Redbus Film…
Frank Novak's "Good Housekeeping" will be the only U.S. pic competing for prizes, including the Camera d'Or and the Grand Prix de la Semaine de la Critique, at this year's Cannes Intl. Film Festival.
Spike and Mike will do Cannes. After recent successful runs at Sundance and Austin's South by Southwest festival, Mellow Manor Prods., the purveyors of the "Spike and Mike Festival of Animation,"…
Bandiera Entertainment has optioned scribe Chuck Rose's script "The Anniversary Man." Company collaborated with DreamWorks to deliver "The Love Letter" to the bigscreen in the fall.
Paramount Classics' Michael Nash has been promoted to VP of acquisitions and co-productions, while Justin Ring has been upped to director of acquisitions and co-productions. Nash replaces Ellen…
William Shatner will play a beauty pageant emcee/ loose cannon in Castle Rock Entertainment's "Miss Congeniality," Pic, skedded to go before cameras next month, stars Sandra Bullock.