Solo Entertainment Group has acquired worldwide rights to psychosexual drama "Vidas Privadas" (Private Lives).
Comerica Entertainment Group and U.K.-based financial services group Cater Barnard Securities have launched the Monument Film Fund, a tax-based film production fund established in the U.K.
Arclight Films Intl. has picked up worldwide sales rights to the thriller "Perfect Creature," being produced by Tim Sanders ("Whale Rider") and Roc Media producers Russel Fischer and Haneet Vaswani.
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Former ICM agent Aubrey Henderson has been hired as VP of production at Senator Intl.
For the third consecutive year, Artisan Home Entertainment is partnering with Mattel to release a CGI-animated movie based on Barbie.
David Hoberman's Disney-based Mandeville Films has teamed with the U.K.-based Spice Factory, W1 Films and Germany's FrameWerk on the feature "Five Fingers."
Splendid Pictures has acquired romantic comedy spec "Hangover" from Karl Marks, with Dylan Sellers attached to produce.
Producer Saul Zaentz will receive the British Academy Fellowship for his outstanding contribution to world cinema at the Orange British Academy Film Awards, to be held Sunday in London.
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