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.
Mobile phone giant Orange has entered a ground-breaking partnership with the U.K.'s leading distributors and exhibitors to promote cinema-going in Britain.
Contempo Hollywood may be awash in brilliant technicians and craftspeople but it also needs good storytellers, who aren't to be found in "The Haunted Mansion," Disney's second mega-budgeted project…
YULE SCHOOLS TURKEY Over the past five years, Christmas week has outgrossed the Thanksgiving seven-day frame. With U’s "Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat" underperforming 2000’s "The Grinch,"…
Tokyo's other film festival, Tokyo Filmex, can't be blamed for a lack of clear vision: it's all about arthouse fare from Japan to Iran, with a program chosen to be different from the much larger…
Bruce Hendricks, the longtime president of physical production for the Walt Disney Studios, is in negotiations to helm his first feature for the Mouse House, "Antarctica."