Two weeks after Tom Cruise revived United Artists, Overture Pictures is trying to build a filmmaking roster populated by veterans of UA and MGM.
The 12th Kolkata Film Festival opened Friday with Danish helmer Andres Thomas Jensen's "Adam's Apples."
A competition to find China's best emerging documentary filmmakers, called "Real China. Directors Plan," has selected 20 for the Nov. 19 finals, Web site sohu.com reported.
The Motion Picture Assn. and Entidad de Gestion de Derechos (EGEDA), Spain's main producers' rights collecting society, have inked to fight piracy and pioneer residuals rights management in Latin…
Kudos Pictures and Natural Light Films, in association with Walt Disney Pictures, have begun production on the wildlife feature film "Dreamscape." Pic will shoot for 50 weeks and is skedded to bow in…
Following his perf as a sexually-motivated cannibal in "Rothenburg," Thomas Kretschmann ("The Pianist," "Resident Evil: Apocalypse") is to play Nazi mass murderer Adolf Eichmann.
Equity Pictures, the fund operator and production outfit that bankrolled Brian De Palma's "The Black Dahlia" and Richard Donner's "16 Blocks," has been snagged in German prosecutors' ever-expanding…
International distrib Telepool has appointed Michael Pettke to head the company's home entertainment division.
Peter O'Toole-starrer "Venus" took the top Golden Giraldillo at the 3rd 100% European Seville Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
In South Africa, Jaco Espach is your film production go-to guy. The veteran location manager is on a roll, having wrapped "Catch a Fire" earlier this year after working on 2006 foreign-language…
New Regency has come aboard to finance and Firm Films will produce "Bride Wars," a romantic comedy being fitted as a star vehicle for Kate Hudson.