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."
German licensing company Intertainment recorded a massive drop in revenues in the first quarter of the year, blaming its legal dispute with former partner Franchise Pictures.
A ShowBiz Expo panel of industry pros discussing digital cinema Thursday were in agreement about one point regarding the emerging technology: It ain't here yet.
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Spyglass Entertainment has closed deals with thesps Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson to star in the sequel to their hit "Shanghai Noon," "Shanghai Knights."
After a monthlong courtship, Universal Pictures chairman Stacey Snider and Imagine Entertainment chairman Brian Grazer have landed Curtis Hanson to direct a Scott Silver-scripted project about a…
Miramax Films has acquired domestic distribution rights to "Ararat," the next pic by Canadian helmer Atom Egoyan.
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