London-based sales outfit Protagonist Pictures enjoyed a strong Cannes market this year, spearheaded by selling Justin Kurzel's Critics' Week debut "Snowtown" to Brit distrib Revolver Entertainment.
Cannes Directors' Fortnight player "The Fairy," a quirky romantic comedy from Belgium, has seduced a flurry of Cannes buyers and closed 15 territories, including the U.S. with Kino Lorber.
"House of Boys," set in Europe's gay dance club world in the 1980s, has secured as U.S. distribution deal with Matson Films for late summer release.
LaMonica Garrett has booked a recurring role in "Sons of Anarchy," playing a deputy sheriff.
Warner Bros. is hoping that Zack Snyder can do for "Superman" what Christopher Nolan did for "Batman." But the studio's real-life tangle over the rights to the Man of Steel risks resembling another…
Visual effects company Rhythm & Hues Studio is gearing up to launch a Canadian branch and expand its operations in Asia.
Chinese commercial media group Huayi Bros. is pacting with a developer to build a $460-million theme park near Shanghai based on its movies, the group said in a stock exchange announcement on…
L.A. native Tim Burton may be busy at the helm of films like his current "Frankenweenie," but the filmmaker's uniquely creepy vision also extends to hundreds of pieces of artwork he's created over…
Imax has tapped Marc de Grandpre as chief marketing officer to spearhead the company's global brand and marketing initiatives.
The Nordic Council Film Prize, a kudo for the best Nordic film to preem between Sept. 1, 2010 and Aug. 31, 2011, has tapped its jury members.
A declaration of principles on cinema's greatness and featuring a massive roster of world-class directors in public conversation, fest tour should be epic.