Each producer was allocated precisely 30 minutes to pitch a project to a potential buyer.
Yoav Shamir's "Checkpoint," a film about daily encounters of Palestinians along Israeli military roadblocks, won the the VPRO Joris Iven's award, the highest honor at the Int'l Documentary…
Ed Pressman and John Schmidt's Gotham-based independent production banner ContentFilm will announce plans in London today for a merger with publicly listed U.K. sales and distribution company…
- Madrid-based indie sales house Kevin Williams Associates has taken international sales rights to Patxi Barco's "El final de la noche" (The End of the Night) and Edgardo Cozarinsky's "Dans le rouge…
The U.K. post-production business was worth more than £1.39 billion ($2.36 billion) in 2002, up 4% over the previous year, according to a report published by the U.K. Film Council.
Thierry Wase-Bailey has stepped down as managing director of film sales outfit HanWay, and will be replaced by former Intermedia exec Tim Haslam.
Vet helmer Julio Bressane's "A Love Movie" received the 80,000 reais ($27,000) Candango award for best film in the 36th Brasilia Film Festival. One of the highlights of the fest, which wrapped…
Miramax is set to join 20th Century Fox in trawling the Indian film market, eyeing both distribution and production. Miramax international sales and distribution head Michael Rothstein told the…
Projects by Lars von Trier, German helmer Heinrich Breloer and French unit UGC Images are among the 27 pics to share in the $8.8 million grant awarded in November by German film funder Filmstiftung…
The studios' muscle dwarfed indiedom's righteous anger Wednesday in New York at a preliminary hearing on the lawsuit brought by a coalition of indie producers against the studio-backed awards…
Miramax Films has licensed Spanish theatrical and video/DVD rights to Quentin Tarantino's "Kill Bill Vol. 1" and "Vol. 2" to indie distribber Manga Films.