London-based producer Nadine Luque has been appointed director of the Film Business School, a twice-yearly training course for established European film producers.
Following his 2001 Italian hit "Ignorant Fairies," director Ferzan Ozpetek will start shooting in August on "Le Finestre di fronte" (The Windows Opposite) for Rome-based R&C Produzioni, which is in…
Today's 20-minute presentation of "Gangs of New York" took seven weeks to prepare, and director Martin Scorsese says it's been a challenge to come up with a presentation that encapsulates the film.
When it comes to pic distribution, Miramax's Rick Sands laid down Ground Rules 101: "You need to know the whole marketplace."
Alain Goldman will produce and Luc Besson will script the $30 million sequel to "The Crimson Rivers." Olivier Dahan has inked to direct "RP2: Les Anges de L'Apocalypse" with Goldman's Legende…
First Look Pictures acquired North American rights to "Doctor Sleep" starring Goran Visnjic from The Works.
Miramax Films has acquired U.K. rights to the Jennifer Connelly-Ben Kingsley starrer "The House of Sand and Fog" from Signpost Films.
Production shingle Eclipse Entertainment Group has formed sales and releasing arm Eclipse Releasing, which will focus on action-adventure titles.
Penelope Cruz has inked to star in the Luc Besson-written and produced "Fanfan la Tulipe," a remake of a 1952 French adventure-comedy.
Mexican producer Jorge Vergara ("Y Tu Mama Tambien") and former Endeavor agent Sergio Aguero are setting up a U.S.-based TV production house, Jollywoot, to target the emerging U.S. Hispanic market.
20th Century Fox is in final negotiations to pick up North American distribution rights to the Neil Jordan vehicle "Borgia," from indie sales, financing and production entity Myriad Pictures.