Michael Moore is making a sequel to "Fahrenheit 9/11" for Overture Films and Paramount Vantage, which will shop the project to international buyers when the Cannes Film Festival and market get under…
Brazilian director Fernando Meirelles returns to the Cannes film festival with opener "Blindness," his first film in competition, six years after his triumph with "City of God" in Critics' Week.
Adrian Wills' "All Together Now" will open Silverdocs, AFI's documentary-centered fest in Silver Spring, Md.
Russian helmer Sergei Bodrov, most recently in the international eye for the success of his Genghis Khan epic "Mongol," is starting his own production company, Bodrov Film Production, with a slate of…
Advancing on its goal of expanding its film production and distribution ops, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios has tapped veteran exec Bedi A. Singh to the newly created post of president of finance and…
"Speed Racer" failed to get off the grid in Europe, where "Iron Man" stood steely strong in its soph sesh and sprightly counterprogrammer "What Happens in Vegas" opened with a definite spring in its…
The Kremlin is coming to Cannes to position Russian studios in the international film production marketplace.
Switzerland-based Omega Entertainment has tapped Trevor Wright to serve as prexy of its North American operations.
Peter Hoffman's Seven Arts Pictures, new financing in hand, is bringing a slate of pics to sell at Cannes, led by William Gibson's adaptation of his cyberpunk sci-fi classic "Neuromancer," which was…
"Gigantic," a comedy starring Zooey Deschanel, Paul Dano and John Goodman, has been picked up by foreign sales agent Fortissimo Films.
Latino tuner "In the Heights" and Rodgers & Hammerstein revival "South Pacific" led the nominations for the 62nd Tony Awards, bagging 13 and 11 mentions, respectively, while the seven noms garnered…
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