Italy's Cinecitta Intl. will team with the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences on an exhibition in Los Angeles honoring the work of production and costume designer Dante Ferretti, in Cannes to…
Modern Entertainment has closed a series of deals here for all forms of home entertainment (including DVD) from Playboy Home Entertainment.
First Look Pictures has acquired North American rights to "No News From God," starring Penelope Cruz and Victoria Abril, one of a slew of films that the company is dealing with here at Cannes.
Former Bertelsmann exec Frank Woessner has taken over majority ownership of German film group CoproMedia.
Bavaria Film Intl. has sold rights to Aki Kaurismaki's Cannes contender "The Man Without a Past" to Italy's BIM Distributione, Filmcoopi in Switzerland, Israel's Shapira Films and Greek distrib…
When it comes to financing independent film, things are bad, but they're not hopeless.
In an unusual move, Thierry Lenovel's Cine-Sud Promotion has snagged a production credit on Yasmina Bachir-Chouikh's "Rachida," which screens today in Un Certain Regard.
The American Film Institute is partnering with the Export-Union of German Cinema for its new Made in Germany section.
With pal Sharon Stone at her side, film industry vet and French native Nadia Bronson was inducted as an officer in the Order of Arts and Letters for the French Ministry of Culture & Communications.
Columbia Pictures has paid seven figures for film rights to Robert Littell's bestselling spy thriller "The Company: A Novel of the CIA." Book, recently published by Overlook Press, is a panoramic…
The eighth annual IFP/West Los Angeles Film Festival will bow with an unspooling of Lions Gate's upcoming comedy "Lovely & Amazing."