Spring Intl., the U.K.-based sales company headed by former Castle Rock Intl. topper Massimo Graziosi, has inked a seven-picture foreign-distribution deal with Cadence Entertainment.
"Mifune," the third film to be made according to the Dogma 95 charter dictating extreme cinematic simplicity, recently won the Jury Grand Prix award at the Berlin Film Festival, but "The King Is…
Visual f/x and post-production shop Flat Earth Prods. Inc. has launched Flat Earth Entertainment to co-produce as well as develop its own slate of pics. The company would produce the effects for the…
Continuing its yen for young-slanting pics, Columbia Pictures has bought a six-page treatment for an untitled ensemble comedy from husband and wife scribes Lisa Addario and Joe Syracuse.
Ashok Amritraj and Elie Samaha have agreed to end their filmmaking partnership in Franchise Pictures, with Amritraj selling his interest in the company to Samaha.
Kevin Costner will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be his fourth appearance on an Oscarcast. The Academy Awards ceremony, hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, will be presented Sunday, March…
Closing on its third nominee for a foreign-language film Academy Award, Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to Jose Luis Garci's 19th century costumer "The Grandfather."
The National Endowment for the Arts will distribute $500,000 in matching funds to 12 film archives nationwide, to preserve and showcase decaying "orphan films," or works not preserved by commercial…
As literal and schmaltzy as a conventional telepic, Steven Maler's "The Autumn Heart" is an old-fashioned family meller about a dying mother and her three grown daughters.
Shoreline Entertainment has acquired international distribution rights to director Mary Lambert's teen drama "Clubland," produced by Mimi Polk Gitlin ("Thelma & Louise") and Grammy-winning songwriter…