Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

News

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Strand Goes "Toe to Toe"

    In a second pick up announcement this week, Strand Releasing confirmed its acquisition of U.S. rights to Emily Abt's Sundance '09 competition film, "Toe to Toe." Strand's Jon Gerrans negotiated the pact with Rena Ronson of William Morris Independent.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Strand Seduces "Peter and Vandy"

    Strand Releasing unveiled another deal this week, this time for U.S. rights to Jay DiPietro's "Peter and Vandy," which had its debut at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Strand's Jon Gerrans negotiated the deal with Endeavor Independent's Liesl Copland, on behalf of the filmmakers in Cannes.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Strand Jazzes to "Missing Person"

    U.S. rights to Noah Buschel's "The Missing Person" has been acquired by Strand Releasing. The film, which had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January, will be released theatrically later this year. Strand's Jon Gerrans negotitated the deal with Ryan Kampe of Visit Films on behalf...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Regent Worldwide Partners with CineTel Films in International Alliance

    Regent Worldwide Sales, the sales affiliate of Regent Entertainment, and CineTel Films have entered into a 'strategic alliance' for international sales of television and DVD rights, the companies announced Friday from Cannes. Under the agreement, the two sill jointly attend international sales marke...

    Read More »
    MORE: Festivals
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Fortissimo Trips Out with "Road, Movie"

    Fortissimo Films has entered its first agreement with a Hindi-language film. "Road, Movie," from writer/director Dev Benegal ("English") will be handled by the sales company in all markets outside of Indian territories, Fortissimo announced from Cannes Friday. The original screenplay is produced by ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Magnolia's Magnet Woos "Red Cliff"

    Magnet Releasing, the genre arm of Magnolia Pictures, has scored a deal for U.S. rights to John Woo's two-part "Red Cliff," a period war film that is the Asian auteur's first Chinese film since "Hard Boiled" in 1992. Magnet is planning a theatrical release of the combined version of the films in the...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    A Home For Chris Rock's "Hair"

    Roadside Attractions and Liddell Entertainment have acquired the worldwide rights to Sundance premiere "Good Hair." The film, a look at the African American hair culture, won the Special Jury Prize for U.S. Documentary at the fest. Directed by Jeff Stilson and produced by HBO, "Hair" features Chris...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sokurov's "Sun" To Shine In U.S.

    Richard Lorber announced in Cannes today that Lorber HT Digital has acquired all U.S. rights to "The Sun," the third feature film in Aleksandr Sokurov's "Dictator Trilogy."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    IFC Films Stalks "Red Riding Trilogy"

    In another Cannes-timed pick up announcement for IFC Films, the company announced it has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "The Red Riding Trilogy," based on cult noir novels by U.K. writer David Pearce's Red Riding Quartet. The film is described as a series of three fictionalized accounts of the...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Jacob Burns Goes "Out At The Movies"

    The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville, New York has announced the lineup for its the sixth annual Out at the Movies film series, running from May 21-June 3, 2009.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • John Legend Sets Up Independenlty-Financed ...Shadow and Act
  • Tribeca Women Directors: Meet Alexandra ...Women and Hollywood
  • This "Heaven" Is For Real. "A" Cinemascore ...Box Office Insider