Miramax Films has picked up U.S., English-Canadian and Brazilian distribution rights to Agnes Merlet's "Artemesia."
Laura Ziffren, who has worked on the soundtracks to such films as "William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet" and the upcoming "Picture Perfect," has been upped to vice president of Fox Music.
Gotham Entertainment Group will produce "Mountain of Light," a $5 million feature based on Allen Paul's book "Katyn," about Stalin's World War II massacre of 15,000 Polish officers in a Russian…
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French finance and sales company Pandora has acquired its second pic at the fest, adding world rights (excluding Brazil) for Fabio Barreto's $5 million "Bela Donna" to its slate.
Canada's Alliance Independent Films has picked up worldwide rights to the British pic "The Girl With Brains in Her Feet."
Like many production houses, Monrovia-based Alterian Studios recently added some major digital machinery and talent to its creative arsenal. But unlike a lot of his colleagues, Alterian co-owner Tony…
When it comes to today's film and TV monsters, Hollywood's growing group of creature creators is using a wide variety of techniques to conjure up some challenging, imaginative and gut-wrenching…
There was a time in Hollywood when just creating the image of a river of molten lava flowing over the landscape would have been good enough. But the filmmakers behind Fox 2000's "Volcano" wanted…
A largely misfired European attempt to make an American-style sci-fi spectacular, "The Fifth Element" consists of a hodgepodge of elements that don't comfortably coalesce. The splashy and cacophonous…
Depicting today's directionless twentysomething generation not with the romanticized angst of most Italian treatises on the subject, but with freshness and a dose of soft-edged cynicism, "We All Fall…
A truly odd funeral film, "There's No Pain in Paradise" combines elements reminiscent of "Orpheus Descending," Jean Genet and modern-day soap opera in an uneven mix. This story of a gay man's…