Indie producer Emilio Ferrari, best known for straight-to-video and TV titles, has formed a new theatrical and distribution entity -- A Plus Entertainment -- with financing out of Germany.
While split-rights deals may be the way of the future -- allowing the majors to handle domestic distribution while reducing costs and risk by selling off international -- in Italy at least, Buena…
Fox Searchlight Pictures has acquired domestic distribution rights to Julie Taymor's "Titus" -- a film adaptation of one of Shakespeare's bloodiest tragedies, "Titus Andronicus."
Call it an offer the Mario Puzo estate couldn't refuse: Miramax has made a seven-figure preemptive bid to acquire the screen and broadcast rights to "Omerta," the late "Godfather" author's…
Bestselling Irish novelist Roddy Doyle has penned his first original film script, "When Brendan Met Trudy," which will start shooting next month.
"Sufflosen" (The Prompter), director Hilde Heier's love story set at the Norwegian National Opera, has been selected as Norway's next bid for the foreign-language Oscar.
Brooklyn is getting another large production facility, New York Studios announced Wednesday.
Sam Maser, a former program director at the London Jewish Film Festival and the Hamptons Film Festival, has been named program director of the Tribeca Film Center's "First Look" series.
Sky Pictures, the film division of satcaster BSkyB, has inked a deal with 20th Century Fox for the theatrical release of a number of Sky features in the U.K. Both are owned by News Corp.
Producer Laura Bickford has inked a first-look deal with Lawrence Bender Prods.