Kenny Chesney won entertainer of the year and Brooks & Dunn's inspirational song "Believe" won three trophies, including single and song of the year, at the 40th annual Country Music Assn. Awards…
Sony has acquired international rights to "The Horsemen" for South Korea, Spain, Portugal, South Africa and Latin America.
Santa Monica-based-based international seller B.D. Fox & Friends has struck an output deal with Middle Eastern distrib Phoenecia Pictures Intl. that will see B.D. Fox deliver three pics a year.
Hong Kong's Media Asia has sealed further deals on its already extensively licensed "Confession of Pain."
Spanish distrib Golem has picked up all Spanish rights to Laurent Tirard's comedy "Moliere," a biopic of the 17th century French master of comic satire. Paris-based Wild Bunch is selling the pic at…
Telepool has closed a slew of deals at this year's American Film Market in Santa Monica.
Newly minted U.K.-based sales company Jinga Films has closed half a dozen rights deals at the American Film Market.
First Independent Pictures has acquired distribution rights for the U.S., Australia/New Zealand and South Africa for the comedy "Everything's Gone Green" from Shoreline Entertainment.
Arclight Films has sold all Japanese rights to Xanadu and Australian rights to Hoyts Distribution for Alfonso Arau's upcoming tango drama "Dare to Love Me."
Union Station Media has acquired U.S. and Canadian distrib rights to the psychological thriller "Dark Corners," starring Thora Birch and Toby Stephens, from Shoreline Entertainment.
No wonder AFM 2006 seemed on the slow side: There was growth in the number of sellers but a marginal drop in buyers.