A slice-of-life drama centered on a thirtysomething singleton looking for love, "Nina Frisk" looks unlikely to repeat the boffo business of writer-director Maria Blom's debut feature, "Dalecarlians,"…
South Korean sales company Cineclick Asia has been acquired by Fantom Entertainment Group, a major player in talent management and film, TV and music production.
Focus has tapped Elijah Wood to voice 9, the lead rag doll in Shane Acker's post-apocalyptic toon of the same name. Jennifer Connelly, Crispin Glover, Martin Landau and John C. Reilly will also lend…
Universe Films Distribution has added two pics to its already bulging FilMart slate.
IFC Entertainment has picked up U.S. distribution rights to French-language dramas "Private Fears in Public Places" ("Coeurs") and "Dans Paris." IFC is eyeing an April 13 release date for "Private…
The first day of FilMart seminars opened Tuesday by asking if profitability was possible for mid-budget Asian movies. People are more interested in investing bigger budget Asian films after the…
South Korean monster pic "The Host" carted home four Asian Film Awards, including film and actor for Song Kang-ho, at the inaugural event held Tuesday night as part of Hong Kong's Entertainment Expo.
Chinese authorities have given Hong Kong helmer Yim Ho permission for a film about the 1937 Nanjing Massacre, making "Nanjing Christmas 1937" the latest pic to tackle this controversial subject.
Siring a remake of a film that's as genetically linked to identity, duality and voyeurism as Brian De Palma's "Sisters" is its own twisted joke -- bloody sibling rivalry, anyone? Yet Douglas Buck has…
With an accountant's methodical attention and a true-crime maven's taste for a great story, Kieran Fitzgerald's memorable "The Ballad of Esequiel Hernandez" documents a tragic 1997 border incident…