Carlton Communications and Thomson Multimedia have partnered in a takeover of the cinema advertising interests of France's UGC and Belgian broadcaster RTBF in a €100 million ($91 million) deal.
Moviehouse Entertainment will handle worldwide sales for "Bye Bye Blackbird," a circus love story directed by first-timer Robinson Savary.
Spanish starlet Pez Vega ("Sex and Lucia") has signed to star opposite Ryan Reynolds in "The Romford Matador," which is being financed by Myriad Pictures.
Elizabeth Allen has been tapped to direct and rewrite the Team Todd production "American Princess" for New Line Cinema.
Lacking the political and social undercurrents that have enriched his best films, "Marie-Jo and Her 2 Loves" finds Marseilles-based autuer, Robert Guediguian, in a rather mellow mood. This sensual…
In a move that may signal a turning point in Germany's distribution market, Teutonic film group Helkon Media has inked an exclusive distribution deal with Solo Film Verleih, a newly launched local…
Laurens Geels, producer of 1998's foreign lingo Oscar winner "Character," is creating a trans-Atlantic partnership with Todd Komarnicki's production/management shingle Guy Walks Into a Bar Inc.
Fresh off its Tribeca Film Fest premiere, the Kevin Spacey-produced docu "Uncle Frank" has been acquired by HBO for broadcast in 2003.
Miramax Films has acquired North American, Latin American, U.K., Australian and Italian distribution rights to Brazilian pic "Cidade de Deus" (City of God), screening out of competition but part of…
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