Viacom 18 Motion Pictures has agreed to handle the release of Paramount pics in India.
TLA Releasing has nabbed U.S. and U.K. rights to Jean-Marc Barr and Pascal Arnold's "American Translation."
Entertainment One has snapped up U.K. rights for Stephen Frears' "Lay the Favorite," toplining Bruce Willis, Rebecca Hall and Vince Vaughn.
It's the end of the world but also the start of something new for Lars von Trier, whose mind-blowing "Melancholia" offers perhaps the gentlest depiction of annihilation one could imagine from any…
Magnolia Pictures has taken North American rights to Martin Scorsese and Lars Von Trier's collaborative project "The Five Obstructions: Trier vs. Scorsese."
The genial and at times genuinely inventive pic should achieve modest arthouse success.
Jean Prewitt, president-CEO of the Independent Film & Television Alliance, has seen her spirits lifted in Cannes by the market's activity -- and by what she sees as growing traction for anti-piracy…
Kevin Smith may have self-released his horror pic "Red State" in the U.S., but Phase 4 Films will take it north of the border, with the distributor snagging Canuck rights to the film.
Vera Farmiga will receive the Nantucket Film Festival's Compass Rose Acting Award, while the fest has also has added Kevin Spacey topliner "Margin Call" as its centerpiece film.
Total off-lot production rose 19% from this time last year, bringing the number of production days up from 437 to 520 for commercial, television and film.
The Jonathan Sobol comedy "A Beginner's Guide to Endings" opens this year's Gen Art Film Festival, the 16th anniversary of the New York City fest that premieres one feature film and one short film…