Peter Jackson has really started something. Hong Kong's China Star Entertainment is the latest company to mount a trilogy, in this case an epic saga that spans the years 1842-1987.
Cate Blanchett is in talks to star in the title role of "Miss Potter" for producers Phoenix Pictures and helmer Bruce Beresford.
South Korea's E Pictures on Thursday unveiled three projects including a Paris-based action pic that is touted as the first Korean-U.K. co-production.
Alliance Atlantis has picked up international sales rights to Allan Mindel's debut movie "Milwaukee, Minnesota," a selection in the Intl. Critics Week.
Momentum Pictures has acquired U.K. theatrical and video rights to Roger Michell's "The Mother," which screens today (May 16) in the Directors Fortnight.
Rolling off four prizes --including film, and critics choice -- at last month's Conac Police Film Festival, Enrique Urbizu's Andalusia-set thriller "Caja 507" (Box 507) was sold for French-speaking…
Fortissimo Film Sales reports that buyers are lining up for Andrew Jarecki's docu feature "Capturing the Friedmans," with early pre-emptive buys sealed on the opening day of the Cannes market.
Cannes fest favorite Takeshi Kitano is behind the camera again, directing and starring in "Zatoichi," which resurrects the long-running Japanese anti-hero, absent from the screen since the late 1980s.
Barcelona-based producer-distributor Filmax has signed up some of Spain's leading young film directors, such as Alex de la Iglesia ("800 Bullets," "Perdita Durango") and Mateo Gil ("Nadie conoce a…
U.S. management and production entity Handprint Entertainment will be the exclusive U.S. rep for selected titles from the North American production slate of U.K. producers Sam Taylor and Mike Downey.
Myriad Pictures has completed multiple territorial sales on horror pic "Jeepers Creepers 2," the sequel to the United Artists and American Zoetrope's hit "Jeepers Creepers."