CLT-Ufa Intl. has added "My Mother, My Father, My Brothers and Sisters," starring Victoria Abril, to its sales slate.
Three of Spain's top indie distributors -- Sogedasa, Amanda Films and Wanda Distribution -- are teaming to create an art film distribution house, Nirvana Films.
Fox Searchlight's "Waking Ned Devine" won the prize for best feature at the second annual New York Comedy Film Festival, which wrapped Monday.
Continuing its aggressive pursuit of prestige English-language fare, Studio Canal Plus has acquired worldwide rights to "Sympatico" from Brit stage director Matthew Warchus.
Jackie Levine has been named a VP of development for Michael Douglas' Universal-based Furthur Films. She reports to Furthur exec Allison Segan, who also produces for the company.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences reminds that Monday is the deadline for receipt of entry forms for foreign-language films and short films to be considered for an Oscar.
Proving that even at Disney no cow or dog is too sacred, the studio has struck a deal with TV scribes Spencer Green and Mary Elizabeth Williams to pen a feature parody of such seemingly inviolate…
The U. of Southern California has made serious contact with Robert Zemeckis. The Oscar-winning director has donated $5 million to fund a digital arts facility at his alma mater, the USC School of…
Zeitgeist Films has acquired three films from the festival circuit.
New Line Cinema is in final talks to ink Tom Cruise for a role in helmer Paul Thomas Anderson's next project, "Magnolia," which will also feature much of the ensemble cast of Anderson's previous pic…
The Brooklyn Academy of Music will open its arthouse multiplex Nov. 13.