Italo helmer Saverio Costanzo will shoot "In memoria di me" (In Memory of Myself), the tale of a young Italian monk's initiation into cloistered Catholic vows.
The Weinstein Co. has made a multimillion dollar investment in aSmallWorld.net, the exclusive online social networking site that aims to bring together "highly influential" people worldwide.
Warner Bros. has acquired German rights to Japanese toon feature "Brave Story," helmed by Koichi Chigira. Recently completed movie is produced by Fuji TV and Gonzo Digimation and sold by Pony Canyon.
Brazilian private sector company Aracruz Celulose has teamed with state bank BNDES and risk capitol firm Rio Bravo Investimentos to launch a new equity investment film fund, the RB Cinema I Funcine.
In what have to be reckoned a choppy first five days of the Cannes Film Festival that rival the rough seas currently besetting the Mediterrean, there have two or three fairly strong films thus far in…
MGM has acquired distribution rights to the Irwin Winkler-helmed 9/11 pic "Home of the Brave" from Nu Image/Millennium Films, which is being produced with Emmett/Furla Films.
Andrea Arnold's competition entry "Red Road" and Anders Morgenthaler's "Princess," which opened Directors Fortnight, have been acquired for French distribution by Didier Costet's Equation. Deal was…
Richard Holmes, producer of "Waking Ned Devine," has launched Brighthaven, one of the first ventures offering to cashflow the U.K.'s new production tax credit.
Indie distrib New Yorker Films has snapped up U.S. rights to Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi's "The Willow Tree" (Beed-e Majnoon).
While Al Gore is likely to gain converts to the anti-global-warming cause thanks to the Cannes screening of docu "An Inconvenient Truth," former Locarno Film Festival topper Irene Bignardi is on the…
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