In further moves to restructure its faltering business, German film group Kinowelt Medien has sold its 40% holding in Berlin distrib Progress Film Verleih to Munich investor Tellux, which is now the…
Sneak previews of ''Pearl Harbor'' in Japan rang up $1.6 million on 425 screens -- a BVI record -- auguring well for its nationwide rollout this Saturday.
Former Babelsberg TV topper Michael Buetow and Christoph Mainusch, former program director at German web RTL 2, have set up a new production outfit with German entertainment group Fame.
The company behind the $20 million animated TV series "Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future" has advanced plans to make a feature based on the classic British comicbook hero, possibly in partnership with…
It's still light years away from the big market festivals, but Karlovy Vary shows signs of becoming an attractive spot for business on an intimate scale.
Production and management firm Mosaic Media Group has inked a deal to combine with Family Tree Entertainment, an urban music management company whose clients include hit rap outfit Outkast and singer…
Screenwriter Scott Sturgeon, writer-director Marius Balchunas, attorney-novelist John Veague and attorney Eric Koskin have teamed up to form production and financing entity 2Loop Films.
Mark Urman, the Gotham-based prexy of feature projects for Lions Gate Films Releasing, has exited the company to pursue other interests.
Carlo Bernasconi, the head of Medusa Film and one of Premier Silvio Berlusconi's closest associates, died of heart trouble late Thursday or early Friday. He was 57.
Producer Edward S. Feldman, Diane Warren, thesp Shannon Elizabeth and casting director David Rubin will be feted during the fifth annual Hollywood Film Festival, which runs Aug. 2-6.
Get your incentives in place. And quickly. That was the message coming from the Variety-sponsored panel on film production held Saturday as part of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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