South Africa has never managed to produce more than three feature films in a year, but that's about to change, with an unprecedented 10 to 12 features planned for 2003.
Sharp drops in total box office were recorded in many key international territories this past week as the "X-Men" sequel ran into lap two and distribs refrained from releasing broad titles ahead of…
Last week, the formula for the perfect film was unveiled: 30% action, 17% comedy, 13% good-vs.-evil, 12% romance, 10% special effects, 10% plot and 8% music.
Britain's most prolific producer, Spice Factory, has six films that are either under way or set to roll in the next six months and it is rapidly assembling a network of co-producers/distribs in…
Gotham-based indie Killer Films is shopping a slate of projects to financiers here, including features from Todd Haynes, Dan Minahan, Tom Kalin, George C. Wolfe, Mary Harron, Bruce Wagner and…
Aishwarya Rai, Cannes jury member and one of Bollywood's biggest female star, joined "Bend It Like Beckham" director Gurinder Chadha to promote their upcoming movie "Pride and Prejudice -- The…
Spyglass Entertainment has come onboard to co-finance Miramax Films' high-profile English-language remake of top-grossing Japanese pic "Shall We Dance."
Pathe Pictures and FilmFour are in negotiations to co-finance Roger Michell's next movie "Enduring Love," which was previously in development at Working Title Films.
Jim Stern's Endgame Entertainment has come aboard to co-finance Artisan's "Compleat Female Stage Beauty" and the New Line-Senator pic "Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle."
Indie domestic and international distribution company Zenpix has acquired all domestic distribution rights to the Sundance comedy "A Foreign Affair," starring David Arquette, Tim Blake Nelson and…
"Monster's Ball" co-scripter Milo Addica is in advanced negotiations to write and direct his untitled first feature, based on Gallic con artist Christophe Rocancourt's bestselling memoir, "The French…