The 13th Los Angeles Latino Film Festival will kick off Oct. 11 with Pedro Almodovar's "Broken Embraces."
U.S. rights to "Kimjongilia," a new docu by N.C. Heikin, have been acquired by Lorber Films, which will give it a limited theatrical run by the end of the year.
IFC Films has picked up North American rights to Bruno Dumont's "Hadewijch."
It's all about change this year at Abu Dhabi's Middle East Intl. Film Festival with the arrival of former Tribeca exec director Peter Scarlet as fest topper.
Twentieth Century Fox has paired up with Electronic Arts to turn the publisher's popular "Spore" game into an animated creature feature, with "Ice Age's" Chris Wedge attached to helm.
Middle East fest highlights
Paybox Canal Plus has picked up the broadcasting right of CJ Entertainment's animated comedy series "Bolts and Blip," which it will air in the spring.
Media conglom Kadokawa Group Holdings has announced it's rolling Kadokawa Entertainment into Kadokawa Pictures on Nov. 1.
A fresh look at the two films only reaffirms what fresh, lively and imaginative creations they are.
Tom Ortenberg, former president of theatrical film at Lionsgate and the Weinstein Co., has announced his new venture, One Way Out Media.
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