Bonnie Hlinomaz has joined Seven Hills Pictures as vp of features production and will also produce company's upcoming "Stateside" with producer Robert Greenhut.
Advanced Medien has reached a settlement with director Wolfgang Petersen.
A collection of more than 180 shorts from 39 countries will unspool at the Canadian Film Centre's Worldwide Short Film Festival, skedded to run June 4-9 in Toronto.
Scribe-helmer Peter Wellington's "Luck" began a month of principal photography in Toronto this week.
Continuing a buying spree on Cannes titles that kicked off prior to the event, Italian arthouse player BIM Distribuzione has closed deals during the festival on three more films, including…
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North America and a number of international territories on the French box-office hit "Winged Migration" (aka "Travelling Birds") from President Films.
Warner Bros. Pictures is expanding its European production and acquisitions team with the hire of Crisilde Dominici as its director of local production in Italy.
Of all international territories at the 2002 Cannes Intl. Film Festival, Spain won the prize for the sharpest distrib market downturn.
Miramax Films has acquired the Australian and New Zealand distribution rights to "You Can't Stop the Murders," the feature directing debut of comedian Anthony Mir.
Sony Pictures Classics, TF1 and Svensk Filmindustri have teamed to handle worldwide distribution on "Beautiful Country," a drama that will star Nick Nolte and Harvey Keitel.