MK2 sold Abbas Kiarostami's "10" to Italy (BIM), Holland (Contact), Canada (Seville), Greece (AMA) and Israel (Schapira). Film screens in competition Monday.
Beta Cinema, the international sales arm of bankrupt giant Kirch, has inked international distribution deals for Germany's all-time biggest box office hit "Manitou's Shoe" as well as "Getting My…
Edouard Weil is quickly becoming one of the busiest producers in France. Olivier Assayas' "Demonlover," which stars Connie Nielson and Chloe Sevigny and screens tonight in competition, was produced…
Attempting to deal with the psychological aftermath of the Lebanese civil war and the destruction of Beirut (as the film notes, for the seventh time in its history), "Terra Incognita" traces the deep…
First Look Media has picked up all international rights excluding Germany to "Luther," starring Joseph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Sir Peter Ustinov and Bruno Ganz which is currently shooting in Central…
Svensk Filmindustri will handle international sales on Ingmar Bergman's upcoming "Saraband" (a.k.a. "Anna"), which reunites the characters from his 1973 international hit, "Scenes From a Marriage."
Measured by the amount of applause, the audience award at Variety's Pitch Me!! Session Saturday went to "Homecoming Queen," Lawrence Robinson's comedic tale of a re-run beauty contest 30 years after…
Having established itself as Spain's premier distribution springboard for edgy left-of-field films, the Gijon Intl. Film Festival will create a second competition for children's films, targeted at…
Kirsten Sheridan ("Disco Pigs") is set to write and direct a biopic of Russian gymnast Olga Korbut for Treasure Entertainment, the recently expanded Irish production outfit.
Producer Carlo Freccero says documentary "Bella Ciao" has found "asylum" at the Cannes Film Festival, where it was shown Saturday at a Critics Week special screening.
Senator has come on board to fully finance and produce the broad comedy "The Virgin of Liverpool," starring Ricky Tomlinson, Paul Barber and comedian Johnny Vegas. Senator Intl. will handle worldwide…