Spanish sales consortium 6 Sales has inked worldwide rights on Cuban pianist Bebo Valdes docu "Old Man Bebo," winner last April of Tribeca's Documentary Emerging Filmmaker award.
Japanese film-makers are being encouraged to work with South Korea.
The New York Asian Film Festival is set to unspool 43 movies at two venues in Gotham (June 20-July 6.)
Wong Kar-wai will after all head the jury of the upcoming Shanghai Int'l Film Festival (June 14-22.)
IFC Films has snatched domestic rights for Colombian tyro helmer Carlos Moreno's "Dog Eat Dog." Spanish-language crime story tracks a drug kingpin and two ex-cops working for the kingpin.
Platinum Studios and Vanguard Animation have formed Vanguard Comics, an imprint designed to develop properties that can simultaneously be launched as comicbooks or graphic novels as well as feature…
Bharat Nalluri is set to direct "The Tourist," a Spyglass Entertainment remake of the 2005 French thriller "Anthony Zimmer."
F. Gary Gray will direct "Marvin," a biopic of Marvin Gaye, the iconic singer who was shot to death by his father in 1984. C. Gaby Mitchell ("Blood Diamond") is aboard to write the script.
Eliza Doolittle is set for another bigscreen makeover. Columbia Pictures is tuning up a "My Fair Lady" redo, with Keira Knightley in talks to star as the simple Cockney flower girl who is transformed…
Darko Entertainment has signed on to produce and finance the bigscreen adaptation of Tucker Max's bestseller "I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell."
Underlining the intensity of the SAG-AFTRA feud, activist members of the guild have launched a blistering campaign against ratifying AFTRA's primetime deal.