In its first major deal of the market, Spanish sales company Sogepaq has licensed all Italian rights on old-age romantic comedy "Elsa & Fred" to quality arthouse distribber Lady Film.
The Kinderfilmfest/14plus sidebar got off to a rollicking start with a slew of sold-out premieres as kids, families and school classes stormed the Zoo Palast, the sidebar's main venue, over the…
Having survived filming "Return of the Living Dead" in Chernobyl last year, L.A.-based but Russian-born producer Anatoly Fradis is hard at work on another project.
Former Turin Film Festival director Stefano Della Casa is set to become topper of Italy's Film Commission Torino Piemonte from which he plans to launch a regional film fund looking to lure foreign…
Korea's biggest acting star Jang Dong-gun Monday threw his weight behind the growing tide of protests against the halving of the country's "Screen Quotas" system.
Taiwan's CMC Entertainment has struck a string of deals on glossy high-tech horror pic "Silk," which is now in advanced post-production.
Korea's iHQ has picked up sales rights to fantasy actioner "The Shadowless Sword," a rare Korean-U.S. co-pro, involving leading shingle Taewon and New Line.
James Huth, helmer of Gallic faux-surf b.o. smash "Brice de Nice," and Jean-Baptiste Maunier, the star of "Les Choristes," are teaming on the teen comedy "Hellphone."
Taiwanese pop and acting superstar Jay Chou has joined Chow Yun-fat and Gong Li in the cast of "The City of Golden Armor," (aka "Autumn Remembrance") being prepped by Zhang Yimou.
DreamWorks Pictures has fallen for "1,000 Words," picking up scribe Steve Koren's pitch. Project will be produced by Saturn Films' partners Nicolas Cage and Norm Golightly along with WAM Films' Alain…