The 13th edition of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, running Oct. 28- Nov. 5, will feature a record number of world premieres, including the first public unspooling of Arnold Schwarzenegger pic "The…
"Loners," the soph effort of Czech helmer David Ondircek, and its star Jiri Machacek won over Polish viewers at the 16th Warsaw International Film Festival last week.
Thesp Simon Rex has pledged for producers Terence Michael and Richard Finney's collegiate comedy "Going Greek."
U.K. film sales company the Sales Co. has named Jane Wright as its acting chief exec, replacing Alison Thompson.
Marcus Morton's equity-backed urban genre film production shingle, Absolute Entertainment, has inked a two-year deal with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to co-finance titles in the under- $10 million range. MGM…
Antonio More, director general of Rome's Cinecitta Studios since 1989, has stepped down from his position, to be replaced by Lamberto Mancini.
A greenlight is imminent for Paramount Pictures' "Orange County," the new script from "Chuck and Buck" scribe and thesp Mike White. Pic is being produced by Par-based Scott Rudin Prods. and would…
Epsilon, the joint venture company between Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset, has inked a deal in which it can exercise the right to take European territories on titles from Franchise…
The International Documentary Assn. has tapped the Film Foundation and founder Martin Scorsese as winners of its Preservation and Scholarship Award. The honor will be presented Oct. 27 at the org's…
Scribe Gary Tieche ("Speaking of Sex") has inked a deal with Tom Shadyac's Universal-based Shady Acres Entertainment to adapt Bill Fitzhugh's book "Cross Dressing."
Jacqueline Marcus, formerly VP development and production at Working Title, was appointed Wednesday as an executive of Ivan Reitman and Tom Pollock's Montecito Pictures. Marcus, who will be based in…
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