French apparel designer Agnes B., who has created poster campaigns and in-store promotions for some of the Cannes Film Festival's best-known filmmakers, has formed a London-based production company…
Existential cinema is done no favors by "Marseille," the most pretentious film-reverie yet from Germany's poetess of emptiness, Angela Schanelec . Perverse, frequently baffling "story" about a German…
Exactly a year after it became the scandale of the Cannes Film Festival, Vincent Gallo's "The Brown Bunny" has finally landed a North American distribution deal with Gotham-based specialty operator…
Mexico's "Duck Season" (Temporada de patos) has sold to a slew of territories since its Cannes Critics Week debut on May 14.
After teaming on the Andy Garcia starrer "Modigliani," helmer Mick Davis next will direct "Dorian" for Bauer Martinez Studios.
Euro buying alliance Indie Circle has picked up Peter Cattaneo's Australian Outback drama "Pobby and Dingan" for distribution in Benelux, Switzerland, France and Italy.
While Olivier Assayas' "Clean" has the alluring visual texture of his best work and is far more accessible than 2002's "Demonlover," this story of a rock widow struggling to kick drugs and win back…
Tenth feature by established helmer Mario O'Hara ("Pangarap ng Puso"), "Woman of Breakwater," about homeless human jetsam living on a garbage-strewn Manila beach, reps an unusually gritty meller for…
A dysfunctional family running a hostess club and prostitution ring in the Portuguese provinces tangles with the Russian mafia and enacts a Greek tragedy in Joao Canijo's "In the Darkness of the…
Outlaw country artists Kris Kristofferson, Merle Haggard and Ronnie Hawkins star in Michael Mabbott's "The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico," which is finishing principal photography in Toronto.
Deep Focus: To anyone who was in Cannes a year ago, the change in mood this year was palpable. Whereas last year everyone seemed testy, sour and bunkered in hostile critical camps, this year people…