Scandinavian film giant Sandrew Metronome is pulling out of production, after 70 years in the biz, during which time it has made such pics as Ingmar Bergman's "Fanny and Alexander" and Alf Sjoberg's…
The European Film Academy is making migration between countries the key theme of its "Europe on the Move — Migration in Movies" confab.
Jim Threapleton's "Extraordinary Rendition" has sold to BFS Entertainment for North America and LAPTV for Latin America at the American Film Market.
First-time helmer James Abadi will direct "The Story of ___," Magnet Films' surreal satire of the U.K. music industry.
The U.K. Film Council has confirmed that it will provide an extra £4.5 million ($9.4 million) over the next three years to boost film festivals across the country, with the Edinburgh and London fests…
Doc follows three candidates as they run for the hitherto teacher-appointed position of class monitor.
Author J.K. Rowling and the maker of the Harry Potter films are suing a small publisher in Michigan over its plans to release a book version of a popular website dedicated to the boy wizard.
Helmer Terry Gilliam will reteam with Heath Ledger on "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" for Samuel Hadida's Davis Film banner.
The Broken Lizard comedy troupe will begin production of "The Slammin' Salmon" in January with indie financing.
Simon Wincer has signed on to direct "The Holy Road" -- a sequel to "Dances With Wolves" -- for Moonstone, Amicus Entertainment and Double Eagle Films.
New Brazilian sales company Vereda Filmes has taken international rights outside Brazil to "Desafinados" (Out of Tune), a generational coming-of-ager set during the early Bossa Nova music scene and…