Luc Besson has received the greenlight to convert a disused former power station on the outskirts of Paris into a e130 million ($166 million) film studio.
Bong Joon-ho's creature movie "The Host" scooped six awards at the fifth Korea Film Awards: picture, director, cinematography, lighting, special effects and sound effects.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Michael Ballhaus as the recipient of its 2007 International Achievement Award.
The 18th edition of the Palm Springs Film Fest will award its first annual Patron of the Arts honor to Sydney Pollack, who is involved in three films this year.
Hungarian sports drama "Children of Glory" has attracted more than 300,000 admissions in three weeks in its home territory, the best ever perf of a Hungarian pic on home turf.
Helmer Raoul Ruiz has marshaled a cast headed by John Malkovich, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah, Peter O'Toole, Damian Lewis, Saffron Burrows and Virginie Ledoyen for his period epic "Love and Virtue,"…
Pics helmed by Volker Schloendorff and Doris Doerrie are among 21 European projects to receive coin from Teutonic funding body Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg.
IFC Films has picked up Eric Nicholas' "Alone With Her" for U.S. theatrical release as part of its First Take program.
Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired Scott Glosserman's "Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon" for a theatrical release early next year.
Before Diane Keaton became the prototypical Nancy Meyers heroine -- savvy, attractive and disarmingly vulnerable -- there was Goldie Hawn -- shy, attractive and oh so vulnerable -- in Meyers' first…
Warner Bros. and producers Jennifer and Suzanne Todd have hired Mickey Birnbaum to adapt "The High Impact Infidelity Diet." Eric Pfeffinger and Lou Harry novel concerns an overweight trio who find…