Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" may have the highest profile, but it's only one of several incendiary documentaries that are helping to give this 12-day cinematic bacchanal a sharply political…
Arclight Films has opened a Toronto office and tapped sales executive Lina Marrone to run it. Marrone started working on a consultancy basis with Arclight at Mifed last year.
Gallic producer Christophe Rossignon and UGC, the film's French distributor, unveiled details of the upcoming $20 million World War I tale 'Merry Christmas" Thursday in the presence of stars Gary…
More than 200 companies have already committed to exhibit at the upcoming November edition of the American Film Market, two-thirds of the number that took space at the AFM in February.
Dimension Films has acquired North American distrib rights to vidgame feature "Tekken," from Crystal Sky. Financed by Crystal Sky and Japan's Gaga, pic is based on the bestselling videogame licensed…
Spanish director Luna ("Whore," "Stranded") is prepping a new pic, the E10 million ($12 million) Moscow-set chiller "Moscow Zero." Film will mark the bow of a new production and sales company…
Lions Gate has acquired worldwide distribution rights, excluding Japan, to producer Taka Ichise's six-pic horror package "J-Horror Theater."
For her first film after she has a baby in September, Monica Bellucci will star in Bertrand Blier's "How Much Do You Make?," a romantic comedy produced by Fidelite.
Heath Ledger and Geoffrey Rush have been cast in "Candy," the feature debut of Australian legit director Neil Armfield.
First Look Media has acquired worldwide rights outside North America to Derick and Steven Martini's drama "Lymelife." The Martini brothers start shooting their directorial debut May 28.
Jim Caviezel will play the lead role in "M," a $35 million adaptation of a bestselling French comic book written and to be directed by Gallic helmer James Huth.