The Berlinale Co-Production Market's first animation roundtable Monday attracted 35 or 40 industry reps who discussed everything from international co-operation and financing to computer animation…
There might still be halfway to go at this year's Berlinale, but Roissy Films is already getting sweet for Cannes with "Caramel." Pic is debut feature from Lebanese helmer Nadine Labaki, one of the…
More than a decade after his hit film "Eighth Day," Belgian helmer Jaco Van Dormael is prepping the $39 million "Mr Nobody," his English-language feature debut.
David Gleeson's Irish thriller "The Front Line" has sparked a flurry of deals at Berlin for High Point, which sold the movie to Film Entertainment Group in Benelux after a bidding war involving four…
It's official: The Venice Film Festival will get a new Palazzo del Cinema. That's the word from Italian Culture Minister Francesco Rutelli, who said an agreement for new Lido digs will be inked in…
Hungarian cinema is going strong thanks to a 20% tax rebate and a new generation of helmers flexing storytelling muscle.
Lionsgate has acquired the BBC natural history doc "Earth" for distribution in the U.S., the U.K. and Australia.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" raided the Visual Effects Society Awards Sunday night and sailed off with six wins, including the two top awards: outstanding visual effects in a…
With only one movie under its belt, Sony Pictures Animation has lost one of its two senior execs. Penney Finkelman Cox, who launched SPA with her longtime business partner Sandra Rabins, is ankling…
Warner Independent Pictures has attached German filmmaker Christian Alvart ("Case 39") to direct the bigscreen adaptation of Jess Walter's satirical political tome "The Zero."