Richard B. Levy has been elevated to the newly established post of chief business development officer at ICM. The promotion was made by chairman-CEO Jeff Berg and the agency's board of directors…
Gay love story "The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveros" (Ang Pagdadalaga Ni Maximo Oliveros) has been selected as the Philippines' official entry for the Academy Awards' foreign-language film category…
"Small & Deep, Love Stories" wooed audiences and jury members on the closing day of the fourth Taiwan Intl. Animation Festival. Director Hsin-ping Pan's whimsical short took top honors in the fest's…
Trading house Itochu has acquired a 10% stake in producer Michael Uslan's "Comic Book Movie," as well as Japan merchandising rights to all the company's pics.
Colombia has picked current blockbuster "Sonar no cuesta nada" (To Dream Costs Nothing) by Rodrigo Triana as its official entry to Oscar's foreign-language category.
The Weinstein Company has added a jolt of energy to a sleepy Toronto Film Festival. Company has nabbed rights to two hot pics -- the Vince Vaughn standup-comedy doc "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy"…
Renny Harlin's teen supernatural thriller "The Covenant," from Sony's Screen Gems genre label, grabbed the No. 1 spot at a soft box office over the weekend, conjuring up an estimated $9 million from…
In the glare of Sundance, they didn't generate much interest from buyers. But now that they've found their way to the marketplace, "The Illusionist" and "Half Nelson" are getting some serious…
A new Arab satcaster aimed primarily at women is trying its luck in the congested Arab TV marketplace.
Gallic films and TV movies traditionally have stayed clear of controversial topics, especially anything to do with political figures currently in office.