U.S. distrib Giant Screen Films has acquired U.S. and South American rights to the Imax-format pic "Majestic White Horses."
Producer Steven Jay Rubin has obtained rights to a pair of patriotic projects, "American Mythic" and "The Himmler Strategem," for his Fast Carrier Pictures.
Production and financing outfit Atlantic Streamline has acquired feature rights to the novel "Famine," with Laura Bickford ("Traffic") attached to produce and author Todd Komarnicki set to adapt and…
Good Machine Intl. has acquired various worldwide sales rights to "Zhou Yu's Train," starring Gong Li and Tony Leung, from "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" exec producer Bill Kong.
Jean-Luc Godard returns to Sweden in November for the first time in 30 years to receive the Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award and to be feted as guest of honor at the Stockholm Intl. Film Festival.
The weeklong National Day celebration in China marked but a brief pause in the power struggle over who will gain the rights to distrib U.S. and other foreign films on the Chinese mainland.
Projects by noted Asian helmers including South Korea's Kim Ki-duk and Lee Chang-dong, and Japanese veteran Shohei Imamura are among 19 selected by this year's Pusan Promotion Plan to compete for…
In Parisian director Catherine Breillat's world, everything is distilled down to one thing: sex.
With this city still trying to find its balance in the wake of the recent terrorist attacks, director Martin Scorsese's remarks upon receiving the Intl. Federation of Film Archives inaugural…
Just three weeks after the attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center, the Big Apple's film community is doing its best to prove that the show, as it were, is going on.