According to Bob Kerrey, there is "No decision yet" whether he will take the job of Motion Picture Assn. of America chief.
IFC Films has pacted with Wild Bunch for U.S. rights to two Cannes offerings, Gregg Araki's "Kaboom" and Jorge Michel Grau's "We Are What We Are."
"Lily Sometimes," directed by France's Fabienne Berthaud, and Belgian Olivier Masset-Depasse's "Illegal" took top kudos at the 42nd Cannes Directors' Fortnight.
Carl Icahn's making no progress in his hostile takeover attempt of Lionsgate, with a 37% decline in the number of shareholders supporting his bid over the past two weeks.
More readily accessible than his previous films, yet even more resistant to concrete interpretation.
Cannes, FRANCE (May 21, 2010) - IFC Films, the leading American distributor of independent and foreign films, announced today that the company is acquiring U.S. rights to internationally acclaimed…
IFC Films has picked up U.S. rights to Bertrand Tavernier's "The Princess of Montpensier," the historical drama screening in competish at Cannes this year.
The Europa Cinemas network of exhibs has selected Italo pic "Le Quattro volte," which centers on the life of an old shepherd in Calabria, as the best European film in the Directors' Fortnight section…
Gullane, one of Brazil's top film production houses, is set to produce "A Procura de Martina" (Martina's Search), the feature film debut of Marcia Faria.
The Seville European Film Festival, one of the fastest-growing film meets in Europe, will host a Wild Tulips focus on recent Dutch pics.
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
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