EXCLUSIVE: Edward Noeltner’s sales company announces slew of Berlin deals led by Ainbo, New Life; horror-thriller Havenhurst sells to Soda Pictures in UK.
EXCLUSIVE: Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson directed Venice 2016 Queer Lion winner. Separately, FilmRise has acquired Sundance documentary It’s Not Yet Dark.
Oscar winner directs and stars in Light Of My Life, which has begun shooting in Vancouver.
EXCLUSIVE: Festival winners sell to Europe, Asia, Australia and South America.
EXCLUSIVE: Ferenc Török’s drama explores postwar Hungary before the Communist take-over.
EXCLUSIVE: James Roday, Danny Glover and Robin Weigert star.
EXCLUSIVE: Brisk business for Italian sales outfit at EFM.
EXCLUSIVE: New Europe inked deals on the film for France and Turkey at this month’s EFM.
Aki Kaurismaki’s latest was tops pack of Berlinale competition titles.
UPDATE WITH KEY SPEECHES: Hungarian title On Body And Soul takes best film; Aki Kaurismaki, Sebastian Lelio among winners; Insyriated and I Am Not Your Negro scoop Panorama audience awards; 2018 festival dates revealed.
Syria-set drama set to benefit from European exhibition support.
The film industry’s use of data and the need to establish better education among issues discussed.
On The Beach At Night Alone scores second-highest rating of competition so far.
Aki Karuismaki’s The Other Side Of Hope remains top.
Aki Kaurismaki’s latest feature registered a huge score with Screen’s jury of international critics.
WACTH: Director also discusses Mexican cinema and the future of big budget TV.
EXCLUSIVE: Comedy Star Worlds Episode XXXIVE=MC2: The Force Awakens The Last Jedi Who Went Rogue has closed deals in Berlin in multiple international territories.
Iranian director Majidi helming coming-of-age story with all Indian cast.
“Trump will only make American society poorer,” Insyriated actress Hiam Abbass told Screen.
The New York-based distributor acquired US rights to Daniel Cross’ documentary I Am The Blues in Berlin and plans a limited theatrical release followed by a digital and home video release.
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EXCLUSIVE: Protagonist Pictures scores French deal on Tangerine director’s next feature.
EXCLUSIVE: Tooley Productions strikes EFM deal on Eric LeMarque feature.
EXCLUSIVE: Chavela Vargas documentary sells to US and France.
EXCLUSIVE: How To Break Up With My Cat, My New Sassy Girl, and Sunshine all sell to Japan.
EXCLUSIVE: Company’s financing slate features new films by Simon Saulnier, Eric Charrière and Coralie Fargeat.
EXCLUSIVE: The Bureau Sales inks deal with fledgling French distributor Mag Distribution.
EXCLUSIVE: Sales outfit also boards spy drama Margery Booth, which has Stephen Fry attached.
EXCLUSIVE: Arrow strikes for Gillies MacKinnon rom-com starring Gregor Fisher, Eddie Izzard and Ellie Kendrick; marks company’s first English-language US release.
EXCLUSIVE: Ruediger W. Kuemmerie’s martial arts film stars Mark Dacascos.
Debuts today include Thomas Arslan’s Bright Nights and Sabu’s Mr Long.
Iron Sky: The Ark will be a Chinese-Finnish-Canadian co-production.
Speakers from Curzon, EFM, and the Nostradamus project discussed how distribution could catch up with other areas of the industry.
EXCLUSIVE: Documentary picked up by Kino Lorber and Dogwoof.
EXCLUSIVE: The Professor And The Madman is also set to star Sean Penn.
EXCLUSIVE: Lisa Forrell will direct the story of an Icelandic woman who moves to the UK during the Second World War.
EXCLUSIVE: Chronicle director Josh Trank is attached to direct the film, with production scheduled for autumn.
EXCLUSIVE: German sales agent boards next project from the director of Phoenix [pictured].
EXCLUSIVE: Wide Management has closed a series of deals on the feature doc.
EXCLUSIVE: Second film from Polish director of predatory mermaid picture from Agnieszka Smoczynska explores motherhood.
Seven titles have registered scores, with Sebastián Lelio’s transgender drama leading the way so far.
The Wife Of The Pilot, The Bus To Amerika, and Lost Country scoop event’s top awards.
Former Prescience exec [pictured left] will head up Redeeming Features Capital.
EXCLUSIVE: Lautner stars as a young man dealing with his drug addict mother.
Third edition of production forum will be held at the Berlin Film Festival on Feb 15.
Hrvoje Hribar is resigning from his post after seven years.
Belgian director is mosted noted for his 1994 biographical drama Farinelli [pictured].
Water And Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, The Colours Of Life premiered at last year’s Venice Film Festival.
EXCLUSIVE: Genre sales outfit has also struck a deal on Lemon Tree Passage to the US.
EXCLUSIVE: Upcoming horror follows a woman who attempts to bring back her dead father through a Ouija ritual.
Production company expands international portfolio.
The deal is understood to be in the region of $10m, making it one of the biggest deals of the EFM.
EXCLUSIVE: Film shot in Oslo in September is due to be delivered this spring.
EXCLUSIVE: Mélanie Laurent-directed revenge-thriller is now underway in Georgia; cast rounds out.
EXCLUSIVE: Sales agent The Match Factory scores UK, Scandinavia deals on hot EFM title.
EXCLUSIVE: LA-based production outfit has new output deals with territories including the Middle East, Latin America, and Scandinvia.
The seven-figure North American deal came together quickly in Berlin on Saturday and reunites the distributor and director of In The Loop.
Agnieszka Holland among those to voice concern for the Ukrainian director’s ongoing incarceration.
WATCH: Screen interviews the Mexican actor-director-producer at the 2017 Berlinale.
EXCLUSIVE: Film is an adaptation of Stephen Fry’s novel.
EXCLUSIVE: Paris-based Upside Distribution is screening a teaser trailer at EFM.
EXCLUSIVE: As the Berlinale NATIVe selection wins another top prize in Santa Barbara, LevelK closes deals with four more buyers.
EXCLUSIVE: Incident follows a teenage girl who is the subject of a witch hunt at her school.
EXCLUSIVE: Yann Yann Yeo, Swee Lin Neo and Frederick Lee star.
EXCLUSIVE: Film premieres in festival’s Perspective Deutsches Kino programme on Feb 13.
EXCLUSIVE: Sales agent Raven Banner has inked a series of deals on the title.
EXCLUSIVE: Family animation will open in Latin America later this year.
EXCLUSIVE: Company scores sales on titles inlcuding Middleground, Petersburg, A Selfie, and Aestetik.
EXCLUSIVE: Nitrogen joins The Lost Thing producers Passion Pictures Australia on the project.
EXCLUSIVE: Family film has been a box office success in its native Finland.
EXCLUSIVE: Reed Suspects also closes further deals on its EFM slate.
EXCLUSIVE: Septmber Films has inked deals for multiple titles.
EXCLUSIVE: LGBT road movie goes to Optimale; Slingshot Films picks up Ivan.
EXCLUSIVE: Homeland actress joins voice cast of family animation.
EXCLUSIVE: Courtney Balaker’s drama premiered at Santa Barbara Film Festival earlier this month.
The organisation is heavily backing the next film from the Oscar-winning Son Of Saul director.
The Guardians Of The Galaxy star will join Jodie Foster in The Ink Factory’s thriller about a nurse at a hospital for criminals who suspects one of her charges is planning an assassination.
EXCLUSIVE: Deals have gone to multiple territories including Italy and Australia.
In one of the biggest EFM deals ever, the studio has paid what Screen understands to be in the mid-teens for the upcoming comedy drama.
EXCLUSIVE: First look at Brooklyn star in drama from Carol producers.
EXCLUSIVE: C International Sales has picked up the project’s international rights.
EXCLUSIVE: Ensemble romantic thriller Andorra, also featuring Gillian Anderson secures German distribution.
EXCLUSIVE: Jonathan Lynn will direct the romantic comedy.
EXCLUSIVE: India’s Reel Life Production takes remake rights to Korean epic Ode To My Father from CJ Entertainment.
EXCLUSIVE: Kino Lorber has acquired the Sundance premiere.
EXCLUSIVE: Bend It Like Beckham and Viceroy’s House director eyes up spy thriller.
Ben Wheatley executive produced Gareth Tunley’s debut feature which was BIFA nominated and premiered at LFF.
Beta Cinema has inked key deals on the drama starring Tom Schilling [pictured], Sebastian Koch and Paula Beer.
The rising star is circling the romantic drama that Rocket Science has introduced to world buyers in Berlin.
EXCLUSIVE: Marc Zinga stars in war drama.
EXCLUSIVE: 2012 Shooting Star joins Thor Klein’s feature; Solo Productions also sign on.
EXCLUSIVE: WTFilms reveals the first image of Sook-Yin Lee’s new feature.
EXCLUSIVE: Highlander creator to direct first film since The Prophecy; team also includes UK outfit Bad Penny Productions.
EXCLUSIVE: F&ME slate includes two projects with Ida writer Rebecca Lenckiewicz; plus Streetkids United III.
EXCLUSIVE: Finnish-Danish-Croatian co-pro is currently shooting in Croatia and Denmark.
EXCLUSIVE: Marcos Carnevale’s Argentinian remake of Intouchables starring Coppa Volpi winner Oscar Martinez continues to be a hot seller for Guido Rud’s Buenos Aires-based sales company.
Chinese director Zhao Xiang makes his feature debut on the title.
EXCLUSIVE: Film stars Shady Srour as a man who provides for his family by selling bottled holy air.
EXCLUSIVE: Russia’s Art Pictures has now sold Attraction to 74 countries.
Missing, Derailed and Part-Time Spy all clock deals.