Following collaboration on animated feature "Igor," to be released Stateside by The Weinstein Co via MGM Sept. 19, Los Angeles' Exodus Film Group has reupped with Paris' Sparx Animation Studios for…
Two features from Belgian helmer Hans Herbots are favored in the latest round of awards from the Flemish Audiovisual Fund. Herbots has already proved bankable at home with actioner "Windkracht 10…
The Swedish government is to release $16.5 million to fund the production of pics that are deemed to have box office potential. The funding is to be steered by the Swedish Film Institute and industry…
The inaugural genre film project market at next month's Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival (PiFan) (July 18-27) in Korea is set to include works from the U.S., U.K., Taiwan, Japan and the…
Christopher Eccleston will share the cockpit with Hilary Swank in "Amelia," the Mira Nair-directed Amelia Earhart biopic for Avalon Pictures and Fox Searchlight.
Mark A. Altman's Maltman Entertainment is launching a remake of 1983's "My Tutor" in partnership with Crown Intl. Pictures. Shooting is expected to start in October.
Warner Bros. has acquired an untitled pitch for a fantasy set in Central Park. Bryan Schulz and Neil Uliano will write the script.
Walt Disney Pictures has acquired an untitled pitch by Mike Rich. Studio and writer were vague on the idea, allowing only that it's based on a true story with elements of "Sleepless in Seattle" and…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired domestic rights and three international territories for Laurent Cantet's "The Class," the Palme d'Or winner at this year's Cannes fest.
Magnolia Pictures has picked up domestic rights to "Humboldt County," co-written and co-helmed by tyros Darren Grodsky and Danny Jacobs. Pic preemed at this year's SXSW.
Once the domain of the niche marketer, Comic-Con Intl. has become one of the premier venues to launch a promo campaign for a pic.