Ingenious Media Active Capital, the venture capital arm of U.K.-based media financier Ingenious, has tapped Mike Luckwell as its chairman as of Jan. 26.
David Bergstein, co-head of the Capco Group, backed by a group of investors, has taken control of troubled German producer-distrib Internationalmedia, parent of L.A.-based Intermedia.
Helmer Bernardo Bertolucci will receive a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame, joining a highly select set of Italian artists — including Rudolf Valentino, Anna Magnani, Arturo Toscanini, Enrico Caruso…
The combination of Will Smith's box office muscle in Blighty and France and the popularity of local laffers in Italy and Germany made for an upbeat final frame in 2007 for European box office.
The Berlin Intl. Film Festival's upcoming Luis Bunuel retrospective will open and close with special presentations of the Spanish helmer's directorial debut, the 1929 silent film "Un Chien andalou"…
U.K. distrib-exhib Curzon Artificial Eye is partnering with paybox BSkyB for the first time to release Teuton-Turkish helmer Fatih Akin's "The Edge of Heaven" simultaneously in theaters and on…
Spanish shingle Tesela is reteaming with helmer Daniel Sanchez Arevalo for his $4.7 million sophomore feature "Gordos."
L'Oreal and Women In Film will present the L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth "Vision" Award at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.
A film by... who? Though the fury -- usually spurred by screenwriters -- over that pesky creature known as the possessory credit has calmed a bit, it remains a complicated topic that can stir up as…
Across the grand divide of legit and film, Broadway's best salute the moviemakers who inspired them in 2007.
This year's lineup of Oscar bait is a cavalcade of very serious dramatic, if not really downbeat, fare. But secret documents obtained by Variety confirm that a few individuals were working behind the…