Film Republic Acquires ‘People That Are Not Me’ (EXCLUSIVE)

MADRID — London-based Film Republic has acquired world sales rights to “Anashim Shenem Lo Ani” (“People That Are Not Me”), a Tel Aviv-set romantic dramedy. Premiering earlier this month at the Locarno Film Festival, where it play.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 12th, 2017

Film Republic Acquires ‘El Tiempo Nublado’ (EXCLUSIVE)

LOCARNO – On the near eve of Locarno, Xavier Henry-Rashid’s London-based Film Republic has acquired world sales rights to Arami Ullon’s “El tiempo nublado,” that features next Tuesday in this year’s Locarno Fest’s Panorama Suisse. Pascal Tra.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 7th, 2014

Exclusive IMAX trailer: "Dream Big: Engineering Our World"

Sneak peek at the giant screen film about engineering marvels and the people behind them.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 18th, 2017

China passes restrictive new film law

China passed a restrictive and long-discussed film law on Monday banning content deemed harmful to the "dignity, honour and interests" of the People's Republic and encouraging the promotion of "socialist core values". Booming box-.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 9th, 2016

Paul Allen"s Vulcan Productions Partners on Short-Film Series to Encourage Voters (Exclusive)

Vulcan and Show of Force, in partnership with FilmBuff, will produce a nonpartisan slate of 21 shorts dubbed 'We the Voters: 21 Films for the People.' read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJul 12th, 2016

FilmBuff Acquires Sister-Driven Dramedy "Jane Wants a Boyfriend" (Exclusive)

Louisa Krause and Eliza Dushku star in the film.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterNov 16th, 2015

Tribeca Sale: The Orchard Acquires N.A. Rights To Docu ‘Crocodile Gennadiy’

EXCLUSIVE: Following its premiere at Tribeca, the Animal Media Group documentary Crocodile Gennadiy has been acquired by The Orchard, which picked up North American rights to the Steve Hoover-directed film. Pic is about Gennadiy Mokhnenko, a controversial.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineApr 21st, 2015

CNN Acquires Doc "Glen Campbell: I"ll Be Me" (Exclusive)

The film is nominated for an Oscar for best original song.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterFeb 27th, 2015

Telluride: Fandor Acquires Sci-Fi Short ‘The Sand Storm’ Starring Ai Weiwei

EXCLUSIVE: Indie film subcription service Fandor has acquired sci-fi short film The Sand Storm ahead of its Telluride debut this weekend, and has set a day and date release coinciding with its world premiere this Sunday, August 31. The narrative short is .....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 10th, 2015

Toronto: Media Luna Acquires ‘Luna’ (EXCLUSIVE)

MADRID — In the run-up to the Toronto Festival, where the fantasy drama plays in the Vanguard section, Media Luna has acquired worldsales rights to “Luna,” the latest film by U.K. artist-director Dave McKlean (“MirrorMask”). A celebrated ill.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 21st, 2014

Archstone Distribution Acquires Crime Drama ‘Americons’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Archstone Distribution has nabbed rights to “Americons” and will release the crime film in 15 markets in the first quarter of 2015. The film is based on a true story and centers on an ex-college football star who gets a second chance. The crim.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 18th, 2014

Image Acquires ‘Houses October Built’ From ‘Insidious’ Producer (EXCLUSIVE)

Image Entertainment has nabbed North American rights to the “The Houses October Built” and will release the thriller simultaneously in theaters and on video-on-demand. The film centers on five friends who set off on a road trip to visit haunte.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 14th, 2014

Media Luna Acquires U.S. Indie Title ‘Buzzard‘ (EXCLUSIVE)

Swooping on a black comedy which one Variety critic hailed as the discovery of this year’s South-by-Southwest Festival, Media Luna has acquired international sales rights to Joel Potrykus’ “Buzzard,” the final film in the U.S. director’s Grand R.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 9th, 2014

‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Set to Break China Opening Weekend Record (EXCLUSIVE)

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” is on pace to shatter opening weekend records in China, according to three individuals with knowledge of the market. The Paramount Pictures release debuted to $30 million in the People’s Republic, counti.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 28th, 2014

Film academy invites 271 to join in the Oscar vote

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A total of 271 people working in the movie business have been asked to join its most exclusive club: the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 26th, 2014

Amazon Acquires Exclusive Streaming Rights to Drafthouse Films via Cinedigm Pact

Amazon.com struck a content-licensing pact with Cinedigm making Prime Instant Video the exclusive subscription VOD service for several indie movies from Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Titles available today to Amaz.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 26th, 2014

New Line Acquires Jason Blum"s, Film 360"s Horror Movie "Superstition" (Exclusive)

The film is New Line's first acquisition in eight years and is the first picture financed by Management 360's production arm.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJun 23rd, 2014

New Line Acquires Jason Blum, Film 360"s Horror Movie "Superstition" (Exclusive)

The film is New Line's first acquisition in eight years and is the first picture financed by Management 360's new production arm.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJun 23rd, 2014

New Line Acquires Jason Blum"s Horror Movie "Superstition" (Exclusive)

The film is New Line's first acquisition in eight years and is the first picture financed by Management 360's Film 360 production arm.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJun 23rd, 2014

‘Transformers’: How ‘Age of Extinction’ Plans to Dominate China

In “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” the Autobots and the Decepticons have decamped for China, lured to the world’s second biggest film market at a time when the People’s Republic’s star shines brightly. Paramount executives.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 22nd, 2014

Relativity Acquires ‘Fearless’ For Film On Navy SEAL Team Six Hero Adam Brown

EXCLUSIVE: In competitive bidding, Relativity has acquired Fearless, based on the Eric Blehm bestselling book on SEAL Team Six operative Adam Brown. Brown battled personal demons, including drug addiction and jail time, to fulfill his childhood dream of b.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 30th, 2014