Fox Filmed Entertainment is launching Fox International Prods. to produce and acquire local-language films for key global territories.
The chipmunks are tuning up for a bigscreen return in 2010.
The U.K. and Indian governments have inked a deal that will enable a long-gestating bilateral film co-production agreement to come into force.
BBC Films is making it easier for U.K. producers to share in the profits their films make by creating what it calls a "corridor" for producers to access 30% of the equity the BBC recoups on a film.
Greece's leading international film festival, Thessaloniki, is to screen a retrospective of the works of the late Senegalese film director and writer Ousmane Sembene, who died last year aged 84.
An Israeli film about reconciliation between old enemies and the pain of being human, "The Band's Visit," won the main prize at the first ever film festival held in Bosnia's Serb enclave of Banja…
In an expected turn of events, "August: Osage County" won the top prize for a play from the Outer Critics Circle. The win was one of three prizes that the Tracy Letts-penned drama took home.
Paris-based production and sales company Films Distribution has pounced on one of the few titles in a major section at Cannes still to tie down a sales agent: Pablo Aguero's Directors' Fortnight…
Italian auteur Ermanno Olmi will receive the Golden Lion for lifetime achievement from the Venice Film Festival, celebrating his longstanding rapport with the Lido.
The Locarno Film Festival's Open Doors co-production mart, dedicated this year to projects from Latin America, is being submerged with submissions, with more than 300 projects vying to make the cut…