Eric Rohmer is using digital technology to shoot his latest film, a $6 million love story called "The Lady and the Duke." The French director is co-producing the film with Pathe Images, with Pathe…
Netcaster AtomFilms has inked a deal with German film financier MBP to create 15 short films to be helmed by Bernardo Bertolucci, Jim Jarmusch, Czech director Aki Kaurismaki, Chris Marker and Nicolas…
Helmer Mike Van Diem has exited "Spy Game" at Beacon Communications. The helmer of Academy Award winning 1997 pic "Karakter," had been developing "Game" over the last 18 months, but has ankled over…
The next album by former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell will be interlinked with her new movie, "Therapy," including "two or three" singles specially written for the film. Halliwell was already hard at…
The mercurial "Gladiator" pulled crowds in five territories last weekend, but it was a no-contest in most of Europe and parts of Asia: Cinemas lost out while folks enjoyed outdoor pursuits and other…
Looking set to be one of Spain's most bullish buyers at Cannes, Filmax has closed deals on pics from Intermedia, Studio Canal and Nu Image.
RGH Lions Share Pictures has paid north of $1 million for the world rights, except Europe, to the Czech-Slovak film "All My Loved Ones." Pic, directed by Matej Minac and written by Jiri Hubac, was…
Andrew Vajna has raised $25 million to help fund a major expansion of his Hungarian-based exhibition and distribution business throughout Central and Eastern Europe.
Italian distributor Lucky Red will co-produce the Nicole Kidman starrer "The Others." Directed by Spaniard Alejandro Amenabar and co-produced by Spain's Sogecine and Las Producciones del Escorpion…
Newmarket Group and Summit Entertainment have sold off three key international territories on "The Mexican," starring Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts. DreamWorks will release the pic domestically.