Bavarian film funding body FFF Bayern has lined up more than $8 million to back 20 projects including Constantin's "The Downfall -- Hitler and the End of the Third Reich."
As the local industry gears up for the 53rd German Film Awards in Berlin today, animators are demanding a separate category to recognize their work.
The Banff Television Festival will kick off Sunday with a loaded slate, against a background of continued U.S. moans about runaway production, local fears over the cash-strapped TV industry and…
Peter Greenaway, Vittorio Storaro, Tony Gatlif and Gabriele Salvatores are among the guests of the fifth Napoli Film Festival, running June 15-22 in the Mediterranean city of Naples.
Gallic indie distrib Vision has bought the production and distribution company Euripide out of bankruptcy.
Bernd Eichinger and Swiss distrib Highlight Communications managed to avoid a war for Constantin Film Thursday by striking a 10- year shareholding partnership to run Germany's leading production and…
JUNE STILL JAMS AUDS IN Even though the May box office has flourished over the past five years with record bows, the frame has yet to outpace June’s take. Today, U’s “2 Fast 2 Furious”…
Stepping up the company's relationship with Killer Films to the next level, John Wells Prods. has teamed with the Gotham indie stable and with writer-producer Nick Davis and tyro screenwriter J.J…
But will the action heroes in New Regency movies sport any fewer Puma sneakers? Regency boss Arnon Milchan's Monarchy Enterprise Holdings has reaped an estimated $676 million from the sale of a 39%…
Nigel Cole has come aboard to helm "Lover's Leap," a comedy being rewritten by Ron Bass at Fox-based New Regency.
Reprising the acrimony between Disney and DreamWorks, the Mouse House has claimed Nov. 5, 2004, for the release of Pixar's "The Incredibles." Since last December, DreamWorks had skedded its toon…