UA and the AFI Fest shared a kickoff Thursday: the studio's first release under new management, "Lions for Lambs," was the opener for the 21st annual festival.
Lumina Films has snapped up worldwide rights to "Big River Man," John Maringouin's docu about Slovenian swimmer Martin Strel's 66-day plunge down the Amazon. He's accompanied by his son, Borut, as…
The spotlight was on Hong Kong at a Friday AFM panel addressing the city's co-production boom and its impact on China's film industry.
Brittany Murphy will star in Mick Davis' psychological horror pic "3:30 a.m."
Adolfo Alix Jr., helmer of "Donsol," the Philippines candidate for the foreign-language Oscar, has recently wrapped romancer "Batanes."
London-based sales outfit Moviehouse Entertainment has picked up international rights to "El Cantante," the biopic of Puerto Rican salsa music pioneer Hector Lavoe. Picturehouse Entertainment…
Collaboration Ent., an L.A.-based company that acts as a producers rep and international sales agent, is launching at this year's AFM.
U.S. specialty distributor TLA Releasing has acquired all theatrical, homevideo, TV and video-on-demand rights for North America and the U.K. to Spanish neighborhood comedy "Boystown" (aka…
Voltage Pictures has swung the international rights to "Love n' Dancing," an Amy Smart starrer lensing in New Mexico.
Diego Luna has been attached to star in "Solo quiero caminar," a tale of passion and violence from Spanish helmer-screenwriter Agustin Diaz Yanes.
Belgium-based Corsan has begun casting for its e15 million ($21.7 million) adaptation of "Devil's Double," the story of an Iraqi Army lieutenant forced to become the double of Saddam Hussein's son…