After staging a major Cannes invasion this year, the DreamWorks juggernaut will descend on Venice in the fall, as the fest begins to firm its lineup and introduce key structural changes.
Veteran Brit character actor Kevin McNally, who appears in Cannes closer "De-Lovely," is developing a biopic of iconic Brit comedian Tony Hancock for himself to star.
Good-natured, multi-character snapshot of contemporary South Africa depends on the warmth and charm of its indigenous cast to flesh out script's formulaic situations. An animal rescue center forms…
Spanish sales company Latido has closed a bevy of deals on Chilean Andres Wood's Directors Fortnight closer, "Machuca."
Cineclick Asia and Japan's Happinet have sealed a co-financing deal on Kim Ki-duk's "3-Iron," which will go into production in June. Under the terms of the deal, Happinet will put up 50% of the…
French international sales company F for Film has sold Argentine drama "Los Muertos" to Portugal's Atalanta and France's ID Distribution. Sales are pending with Italy, Switzerland and Belgium.
New Brazilian shingle Luz & Imaginacao has teamed up with Walter Salles' VideoFilmes to co-produce thriller "The Yellow Line" and period drama "Cinemeiro," both in pre-production.
The Chinese government has ruled that no Hollywood films can launch in the mainland's cinemas for seven weeks in the heart of summer, delaying the bows of the "Spider-Man," "Shrek" and "Harry Potter"…
Belgian director Alain Berliner, whose coming-of-age comedy "Ma vie en rose" screened in the Directors Fortnight in 1997, has returned to Cannes to secure international financing for "Satan's Lee,"…
Eight world-ranking auteurs, including Robert Altman, Jane Campion and Wim Wenders, will contribute short segments to "8," a feature film being made in conjunction with the United Nations Development…
A film of such stunningly rarefied pretentiousness it almost seems like a prank, "After We're Gone" further erodes the promise shown by French filmmaker Damien Odoul in 2001's "Deep Breath." This…