The international sales arm of Focus Features has closed distribution deals in a number of key territories on Jim Carrey starrer "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" and "The Door in the Floor,"…
Gotham and L.A.-based arthouse distrib Wellspring has acquired worldwide rights, excluding North America, to hip-hop mogul Damon Dash's "Death of a Dynasty" and will launch its world sales campaign…
Italo production companies are looking for Indian partners on a string of films to be assembled under a pioneering production and distribution deal between the two countries.
First Look Media has acquired worldwide sales rights excluding Japan and Thailand to Oxide Pang's "The Tesseract" and to Simon De Selva's "Lethal Dose."
Arclight Films is taking a walk on the darcside. The Aussie-based producer and foreign sales firm has created a label, Darclight, specializing in action, fantasy and horror fare
After plowing its own furrow in recent years, Gallic mini-major MK2 is taking a renewed interest in the international film market, as signaled by its recent pickup of Gus Van Sant's "Elephant."
The renaissance of theatrical documentaries has been given a further boost by the launch of the World Documentary Fund, a ground-breaking new partnership between the National Film Board of Canada…
It could have been worse. The SARS virus has resulted in a relatively small number of no-shows in Cannes from the Asian territories most affected by the killer disease.
Formality and tradition were the watchwords as the 56th annual Cannes Film Festival opened Wednesday with a burst of "Fanfan" fanfare.
"Fanfan la Tulipe" star Penelope Cruz and boyfriend Tom Cruise won't take the red-carpet trip up the Palais steps for the opening-night gala at the 56th Cannes Film Festival until tonight, but the…
"Hardball" helmer Brian Robbins is returning to the baseball diamond again, this time to helm "Fever Pitch" for Fox 2000 Pictures. Pic is a remake of the FilmFour pic, a 1997 British adaptation of…