India is beginning to make its weight felt at international film markets, and is likely to become a more significant buying force as specialty TV channels are launched.
Sony Classics is due to announce Monday that it has picked up North American rights for Oscar-nominated "12" by Russian director Nikita Mikhalkov, according to sources.
New York model Liya Kebede ("Lord of War") has been cast as the lead in "Desert Flower," the $16 million adaptation of Waris Dirjes' bestselling autobiography, which recounts her rise from a…
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Consolidating its status as the next potential Israeli breakout and generating early Berlinale buy buzz, "Lemon Tree," by Eran Riklis, has racked up a string of sales.
A new Shane Meadows film would normally be something of an event in Blighty film circles, which makes the largely unheralded debut in the Berlin fest's Generations sidebar of his latest effort, the…
Three of the biggest names in Japanese cinema have boarded "Sharaku," a historical detective story being packaged by Korea's Studio 2.0.
Arielle Kebbel ("The Grudge 2"), Sarah Carter ("Shark") and Stephen Dillane ("Spy Game") have all boarded helmer Paddy Breathnach's supernatural thriller "Red Mist."
Anarchy is in the air, but drama is a tad too schematic in the nevertheless engaging German 24-hour hi-def crisscrosser "Berlin --1st of May."
Bavaria Film Intl. has landed a number of sales at the Berlinale's European Film Market and unveiled the upcoming Thomas Mann adaptation "Buddenbrooks: The Decline of a Family," its biggest…
Vet Spanish distributor Ignacio Puebla, former general manager of operations at indie distrib Manga Films, has launched Vercine, a film/TV rights broker and consulting company. It debuts at the…