The Pradera European Retail Fund has bought the Rendi Village Enter-tainment Park in Athens from Trizechahn and Village Cinemas Intl. for an estimated 60 million euros ($51.63 million).
In a S$11 million ($6 million) part-nership, the Economic Development Board of Singapore and India's Pen-tamedia Graphics are to co-produce the island-state's first 2-D/3-D animated feature, "Buddha."
Sweden's annual Film Gala, the lo-cal version of the Oscars, will unspool in Gothenburg on Jan. 28 to celebrate the Gothenburg Film Festival's 25th anniversary.
Crest Communications in Singapore and Four Square Prods. Canada have inked a deal to co-produce two TV documentaries.
The impact of years of economic rationalism on tertiary education is the theme of this quite remarkable documentary by the team of Bob Connolly and Robin Anderson.
Universal has set itself up for a monster fall in homevid revenues, with DreamWorks' "Shrek," U's "The Mummy Returns" and last year's top-grossing "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas" all…
"Do you want to star in a movie that could be seen by millions? A film written to showcase your personality? A film created, produced and directed by industry professionals. You could be the star of…
The Hollywood Film Festival will tap people both in the industry and in the audience to choose winners of its fifth annual Hollywood Movie Awards.
Financially strapped entertainment group Kinowelt has inked a landmark deal to sell 40 pics to German pubcaster ZDF, including major box office hits "The Matrix" and "Pokemon: The First Movie."
AMC Entertainment, the maverick movie circuit that brought home the megaplex concept from Europe, is trying to import another divisive idea from overseas -- the monthly movie pass.
Ted Turner is launching an independent film production outfit to produce features and documentaries. Based in Atlanta, Ted Turner Pictures will be led by CEO Robert Wussler.