Chris Petrikin, chief communications officer for 20th Century Fox, will leave the studio at the end of the year.
EXCLUSIVE: Matthew Shreder and James Andrew Felts’ company has acquired worldwide rights to the drama from Haven Entertainment and Bow and Arrow Entertainment starring Tye Sheridan and Kaitlyn Dever.
The Exchange CEO Brian O’Shea has announced casting on the UK-China co-production ahead of the Santa Monica market next week.
Rocket Science to handle sales at the upcoming AFM.
EXCLUSIVE: A24 has closed a key deal on Barry Jenkins’s awards season heavyweight.
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Oskar Thór Axelsson’s second feature is based on Yrsa Sigurdardottir’s best-selling novel.
Upcoming exclusive titles include LFF title Dearest Sister and French series Beyond The Walls.
Campaign aimed at raising $127,000 (£95,000) to fund technology improvements, product development and marketing for world cinema VOD platform.
The Burbank-based company announced on Friday a deal with the Toronto interactive media producers to partner on original short-form content for music, celebrity talent and brands.
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Marvel Studios’ latest adaptation starring Benedict Cumberbatch will almost certainly usurp Jack Reacher: Never Go Back when it launches via Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International this weekend.
OCTOBER 24 UPDATE: Sony’s Inferno will soon cross the $100m mark at the overseas box office.
Göteborg Film Festival’s former leader will succeed Tomas Eskilsson from January 1, 2017.