IFC Entertainment has partnered with Red Envelope Entertainment for North American rights to the UK drama "This is England." Helmed and written by Shane Meadows, pic is about a troubled boy growing…
Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to Andre Techine's "The Witnesses" from UGC International. Pic, which had its international premiere at this year's Berlin Film Fest, is about a group of…
Twentieth Century Fox has promoted a pair of veteran execs. Gary Morse has been boosted to senior VP of technology, and Clifton Tibbetts to VP of finance and head of the motion picture deal analysis…
Viacom has hired Kelly McAndrew, former senior director of communications for Pepsi, as a veep in its communications office, reporting to Viacom's exec veep of corporate communications Carl Folta.
Isaiah Washington ("Grey's Anatomy") will topline indie thriller "The Least of These," written and directed by Nathan Scoggins. Project is produced by James Duke and Number 3 Films in conjunction…
The Korean film industry's first-ever labor deal between the Federation of Korea Movie Workers' Union and the Korea Film Producers Assn. will be signed Thursday.
"Monty Python's Spamalot" and "Doubt" took home the honors for road productions of a new musical and a new play, respectively, at the 2007 Touring Broadway Awards.
National Geographic Films is looking to score a goal for Michael Apted's soccer docu "The Power of the Game," which preems at the Tribeca Film Fest on April 28.
Fox 2000 has optioned screenwriter Tom Rob Smith's debut novel "Child 44" for Ridley Scott to direct and the filmmaker's Scott Free banner to produce. There were at least two other bidders for the…
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired screen rights to the upcoming fantasy novel "The Seems," and has set it as a directing and producing vehicle for "Night at the Museum" helmer Shawn Levy.