The 57th edition of the Berlinale kicks off tonight on a high note, and a Gallic one at that. French biopic of Edith Piaf, the country's best-loved songbird, leads off the 26-title Competition and…
More gold is set to gild the German film biz. Studio Hamburg has just unveiled a three-year Euros 20 million ($26 million) a year credit line for English-language pics targeted at the international…
Capitol Films chairman David Bergstein has confirmed that his company will operate two separate foreign sales divisions, one under the Capitol banner and the other as ThinkFilm Intl.
Spain's Voz Audiovisual and Ensueno Films have teamed to produce World War II espionage thriller "Garbo," with Antonio Hernandez attached to direct.
So, did Unifrance spike Dieter Kosslick's drink on his last trip to Paris? From tonight's Edith Piaf biopic opener "La Vie En Rose," right through to Gallic helmer Francois Ozon's English-lingo…
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Celebrated action helmer Johnny To is to make a quintet of movies called "Tactical Unit" as an extension of "PTU," his hit cop drama where all the action took place in a single night.
Hitler is a hot commodity across Europe. Dani Levy's Hitler comedy "Mein Fuhrer: The Truly Truest Truth About Adolf Hitler" has not only done well in Germany but has racked up deals via Beta in 15…
Gaul's Wild Bunch are hopping mad at Berlin fest topper Dieter Kosslick -- and to show it they've made their own unorthodox arrangements. Instead of taking a stand at the EFM, the Paris-based…
The Berlin Film Festival will feature a series of short pics based on stories by Polish science fiction author Stanislav Lem, courtesy of German TV channel ZDF.
Gone are the days when Spain was virtually guaranteed a Competition slot at Berlin. The country has only four pics in major sections. Panorama features Antonio Banderas' second directorial outing…