Spanish sales company Latido has closed a bevy of deals on Chilean Andres Wood's Directors Fortnight closer, "Machuca."
Cineclick Asia and Japan's Happinet have sealed a co-financing deal on Kim Ki-duk's "3-Iron," which will go into production in June. Under the terms of the deal, Happinet will put up 50% of the…
French international sales company F for Film has sold Argentine drama "Los Muertos" to Portugal's Atalanta and France's ID Distribution. Sales are pending with Italy, Switzerland and Belgium.
New Brazilian shingle Luz & Imaginacao has teamed up with Walter Salles' VideoFilmes to co-produce thriller "The Yellow Line" and period drama "Cinemeiro," both in pre-production.
The Chinese government has ruled that no Hollywood films can launch in the mainland's cinemas for seven weeks in the heart of summer, delaying the bows of the "Spider-Man," "Shrek" and "Harry Potter"…
Belgian director Alain Berliner, whose coming-of-age comedy "Ma vie en rose" screened in the Directors Fortnight in 1997, has returned to Cannes to secure international financing for "Satan's Lee,"…
The Hotel du Cap, which last week lodged the casts of "Shrek 2" and "Troy," on Tuesday night became the center of gravity for New York's independent film scene as IFC marked its 10th anniversary with…
Eight world-ranking auteurs, including Robert Altman, Jane Campion and Wim Wenders, will contribute short segments to "8," a feature film being made in conjunction with the United Nations Development…
A film of such stunningly rarefied pretentiousness it almost seems like a prank, "After We're Gone" further erodes the promise shown by French filmmaker Damien Odoul in 2001's "Deep Breath." This…
Michael Winterbottom's controversial sex movie "9 Songs" which premiered in the market at Cannes, has been invited to the San Sebastian Film Festival in late September.
With "Exiles," Algerian-French helmer Tony Gatlif braids together themes that have been threaded in and out of his 14 films into one sturdy hammock. Result gives ample support for fine perfs from…