South Africa will host the annual Intl. Indian Film Academy Awards on June 16.
Overseas Filmgroup has acquired worldwide rights to the Griffin Dunne-helmed "Lisa Picard Is Famous," with First Look Pictures handling the film's North American release in August.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is seeking scientific and technical achievers to be considered for recognition at the 74th annual Academy Awards.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
USA Films has acquired domestic distribution rights to writer-director Eric Schaeffer's romantic comedy "Never Again," starring Jill Clayburgh and Jeffrey Tambor.
Sweden's Svensk Filmindustri has taken over the Halls of the Mountain King, a $10 million multiplex project due to open in Gothenburg in Christmas 2002, while German cinema market leader CinemaxX…
Production, sales and distribution entity Tomorrow Film Corp. has committed to fully finance "Truth or Dare: Not the Madonna Movie," in turnaround from New Line Cinema, which originally bought the…
Sunder Kimatrai, managing director of Fox Film Distributors in Singapore, is relocating to Sydney as managing director of Fox's Oz operation.
Australian arthouse distrib Dendy Films execs returned from the Cannes Intl. Film Festival with their bags bulging with acquisitions including Palme D'Or winner "The Son's Room," Thai comedy "Tears…
Anders Jensen, founder and former CEO of Scandinavian producer-distribber Scanbox, was sentenced to two years in prison -- 18 months suspended -- for fraud by Copenhagen's City Court on Tuesday.
Swedish Film Week kicks off in Paris on Wednesday with a slate of 21 pics, starting with helmer Lukas Moodysson's "Together."