Zentropa Entertainments and Danish pubcaster DRTV will team for another four pics that will adhere to the 1995 Dogma artistic manifesto. Among its strict rules for filming is the requirement that…
New York-based film finance and production company Thousand Words, which put up the coin for Darren Aronofsky's "Requiem for a Dream" and Richard Linklater's "Waking Life" has established a Beverly…
Instituto Luce has closed Italian rights on Manuel Gomez Pereira's three tenors farce, "Off Key," one of the top English-lingo titles produced by Spain's Lolafilms and sold at the American Film…
James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment has reupped its existing production deal at 20th Century Fox, signing another five-year, first-look pact with the studio. Announcement was made by Tom Rothman…
Grupo Novo de Cinema e TV, the major distrib of indie Brazilian pics abroad, and government export agency Apex have pacted to boost the presence of Brazilian films at fests and markets worldwide.
Oscar's aura is already paying off overseas for "Chocolat" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," while "Traffic" is poised to benefit from its five noms as it rolls out internationally.
The classic tale "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" will get some new blood: Dimension Films has struck a deal with Wes Craven to direct a new version of the Robert Louis Stevenson novella.
The dealmaking has begun on "Austin Powers 3," and Mike Myers is in negotiations with New Line for a pact that will pay him $25 million against 21% of the gross. While a New Line rep maintained that…
In a bid to boost summer moviegoing in Italy and counter the traditional warm-weather slump, Buena Vista Intl. will launch its big-budget WWII actioner "Pearl Harbor" June 1 in wide release, just one…
Tjebbo Penning's "Morlang" has become the first Dutch movie ever to undergo the kind of test screening that has long been a routine tool for filmmakers in America and Britain. It's a sign that the…
Columbia-based production and distribution concern Escape Artists has inked a mid-six-figure deal with scribe Chris Morgan to pen "The Bermuda Triangle."