Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films has acquired worldwide rights excluding North America to documentary feature "Food, Inc.," which will world preem at the Toronto Film Festival next…
"Funk It Up About Nothin'," the hip-hop adaptation of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" that premiered at Chicago Shakespeare in June, received the Dress Circle Award for musical production at…
Projects intended to improve links between the European audiovisual industry and the rest of the world were announced Wednesday by the European Commission.
Singaporean film-critic-turned-director Kelvin Tong gets the genre elements just about right in "Rule #1," a very dark buddy-cop movie cum ghost story shot and set in Hong Kong.
Computer-generated dialogue and monsters that look like rejects from "Pirates of the Caribbean" dilute the shock factor of Nordic hospital chiller "Dark Floors."
Heavy on the spice and cheap on the meat, "Bangkok Dangerous" adds plenty of Thai seasoning to the Hollywood lone-assassin recipe, but the result is only mildly pungent.
Los Angeles-based Maya Entertainment will release Luis Mandoki's documentary "Fraude Mexico 2006" in the U.S. on Oct. 10, starting with Los Angeles, Denver and Phoenix.
Joel and Ethan Coen's screwball spy comedy "Burn After Reading" got the Venice Film Festival off to a rollicking, star-studded start in what otherwise promises to be a markedly cerebral 65th edition.
French commercial broadcaster TF1 confirmed Wednesday that it is putting its film distribution and international sales subsidiary, TF1 Intl., up for bid but would not discuss financial details.
In the run-up to Venice, Italy's Ripley's Films has closed with Paris-based Wide Management for Italian rights to Venice Days player "Landscape No. 2" and to French box office break-out "Francaise."
Paris-based Funny Balloons has added Patrice Toye's "Nowhere Man," which world preems simultaneously Thursday at the Venice and Montreal film festivals, to its sales slate.