Kinowelt Filmverleih has acquired German rights to "Snow Cake," the Canada-set relationship movie that will open the Berlin festival on Feb 9. Pic is helmed by the U.K.'s Mark Evans and stars Alan…
Helmer Fyodor Bondarchuk's Afghan war drama "9th Company," last year's top grosser in Russia, took film, cinematography, music and sound honors at Russia's Golden Eagle Awards, held onstage at…
The Intl. Film Festival Rotterdam's long tradition of supporting emerging talent shows no sign of letting up at the 35th edition, running in the Netherlands' port city until Sunday.
Spanish mini-major Filmax will sub-distribute recent and library titles of Lauren Films for homevid in Spain. Films include "The English Patient," "The Cider House Rules," "Life Is Beautiful" and a…
Lionsgate will pre-sell international rights to Lucy Liu starrer "Devil to Pay" at the upcoming European Film Market, which runs during the Berlin Film Fest. Pic is being produced by Echo Lake…
The Weinstein Co. will develop an untitled comedy feature for comedian Dane Cook to star in and produce. Project is based on a Cook pitch being kept under wraps by the Weinsteins.
Next year's Golden Globes will add a category for animated feature film. Members voted last month to include the new award for the 64th annual kudofest in 2007.
Jacques Audiard's "The Beat That My Heart Skipped" was named film of the year by the French Union of Film Critics on Monday. Scripter-helmer's remake of James Toback's "Fingers" stars Romain Duris as…
The Berlinale will screen 10 pics in the Italian city of Turin, less than two weeks after the Teutonic fest wraps. The first Berlinale in Turin initiative will unspool in the Cinema Massimo theater…
Warner Bros. has extended an output deal with Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen Group for German-language TV rights to a slew of new titles, including Bryan Singer's "Superman Returns," Clint Eastwood's…