Issa Rae Launches Hoorae Production Company for Film, TV, Digital (Exclusive)

Issa Rae Launches Hoorae Production Company for Film, TV, Digital (Exclusive) Issa Rae has consolidated her entertainment production ventures for feature film, television and digital under the recently launched Hoorae media company, Variety has learned exclusively. Formerly ...

Italian Buyer Eagle Pictures Acquires ‘John Wick’ & ‘London Has Fallen’ Distributor M2 In $10M Deal

Italian Buyer Eagle Pictures Acquires ‘John Wick’ & ‘London Has Fallen’ Distributor M2 In $10M Deal Eagle Pictures, one of Italy’s leading film distribution and production houses, has acquired fellow distributor M2 Pictures for around €8.5M ($10M), the company has confirmed to us. The deal will see ...

Italy’s Leone Film Group Launches New Unit For Genre Projects (Exclusive)

Italy’s Leone Film Group Launches New Unit For Genre Projects (Exclusive) Leone Film Group’s Lotus Production shingle is setting up Lotus Factory, a new unit for high-profile genre projects out of Italy made for the international market. These currently include a live ...

True Colours to bring new international works and four market premieres to Cannes - Cannes 2020 - Marché du Film

True Colours to bring new international works and four market premieres to Cannes - Cannes 2020 - Marché du Film Ferzan Ozpetek’s The Fortune Goddess and Sergio Castellitto’s new film starring Bérénice Bejo Il materiale emotive are both in the line-up of the expanding Italian sales agency. True Colours, a firm ...

David di Donatello Milestones: From De Sica and Fellini to Sorrentino and Garrone

David di Donatello Milestones: From De Sica and Fellini to Sorrentino and Garrone The David di Donatello Awards, which are modeled on the Oscars, were established in the 1950s as Italy’s film industry started thriving amid the country’s postwar reconstruction effort. Below are ...

Isa of the Day: True Colours

Isa of the Day: True Colours My own private tribute to Italy and friends in the business. We were so lucky in the Berlinale that no one seems to have contracted Covid 19. But my heart goes out to those returning home to ...

Italian Screenings Market Goes Digital in Tie-Up with Festival Scope Pro (Exclusive)

Italian Screenings Market Goes Digital in Tie-Up with Festival Scope Pro (Exclusive) With Cannes and Venice both up in the air due to the coronavirus pandemic, Italy’s film promotion org. Filmitalia has teamed up with festival streaming platform Festival Scope Pro to launch its annual ...

True Colours closes deals on ‘A Bookshop in Paris’, ‘Superheroes’ (exclusive)

True Colours closes deals on ‘A Bookshop in Paris’, ‘Superheroes’ (exclusive) Sales also secured on ‘The Goddess Of Fortune’, ‘Once Upon A Time… In Bethlehem’ and more. Rome-based sales company True Colours has secured deals on a raft of titles out of the Efm, led by Sergio ...

Italy’s True Colours Scores Slew of Early Efm Sales (Exclusive)

Italy’s True Colours Scores Slew of Early Efm Sales (Exclusive) Italian sales company True Colours has scored multiple sales at the Efm on several titles including Christmas comedy “Once Upon a Time in Bethlehem,” which was Italy’s top-grossing domestic title in ...

Paramount Pictures Intl. Strikes Landmark Distribution Deal with Italy’s Eagle Pictures (Exclusive)

Paramount Pictures International has signed a landmark distribution partnership with Italy’s leading independent distribution company Eagle Pictures. Under the deal, Eagle Pictures will release ...

Issa Rae to Star in and Produce ‘Perfect Strangers’ Remake

Issa Rae to Star in and Produce ‘Perfect Strangers’ Remake “Insecure” star and co-creator Issa Rae is starring in, writing and producing the comedy “Perfect Strangers,” teaming with Spyglass Media Group and Eagle Pictures. The project is an English-language ...

Issa Rae To Write, Produce, Star In ‘Perfect Strangers’ Comedy For Spyglass Media Group & Eagle Pictures

Issa Rae To Write, Produce, Star In ‘Perfect Strangers’ Comedy For Spyglass Media Group & Eagle Pictures Insecure star Issa Rae has signed on to write, produce and star in Perfect Strangers, a comedy film that will be produced by Spyglass Media Group, LLC, Eagle Pictures, and 3 Marys Entertainment. The ...

Issa Rae to Write, Star and Produce Feature Comedy ‘Perfect Strangers’ for Spyglass and Eagle Pictures

Spyglass Media and Eagle Pictures have teamed up to produce an English-language adaptation of Paolo Genovese’s Italian film “Perfetti Sconosciuti,” with “Insecure” star and co-creator Issa Rae ...

Issa Rae to Write, Star in 'Perfect Strangers' Film Remake

Issa Rae to Write, Star in 'Perfect Strangers' Film Remake Issa Rae will star in, write and produce the English-language remake of Italian comedy-drama Perfetti Sconosciuti. The film, directed by Paolo Genovese, centers on a group of friends who decide at a ...

Paolo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ flies to international buyers

Paolo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ flies to international buyers Further deals secured for ‘The Nest,’ ‘The Most Beautiful Day In The World’ and ‘The Trap’. Rome-based sales company True Colours has scored a series of deals on four films at Afm, including upcoming ...

Pablo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ flies to international buyers

Pablo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ flies to international buyers Further deals secured for ‘The Nest,’ ‘The Most Beautiful Day In The World’ and ‘The Trap’. Rome-based sales company True Colours has scored a series of deals on four films at Afm, including upcoming ...

‘300’ Outfit Hollywood Gang To Co-Produce Paolo Genovese’s ‘The First Day Of My Life’

Exclusive: Gianni Nunnari’s Hollywood Gang (300) is teaming with the producing arm of Leone Film Group, Lotus Productions, to co-produce Paolo Genovese’s upcoming English-language project The First ...

True Colours adds Paolo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ to Afm slate (exclusive)

True Colours adds Paolo Genovese’s ‘Superheroes’ to Afm slate (exclusive) The Italian sales company reunites with director Paolo Genovese. True Colours has added Italian filmmaker Paolo Genovese’s Superheroes to its Afm slate. Jasmine Trinca (Euphoria) and Alessandro ...

Iran's 'Castle Of Dreams' takes top honours at Shanghai film festival

Iran's 'Castle Of Dreams' takes top honours at Shanghai film festival Drama directed by Reza Mirkarimi scooped best film, best director and shared the best actor prize with China’s The Return. Iranian drama Castle Of Dreams, directed by Reza Mirkarimi, was presented ...

Iran's 'Castle of Dreams' Wins Big at Shanghai Film Festival

Iran's 'Castle of Dreams' Wins Big at Shanghai Film Festival Iranian family drama Castle of Dreams, directed by Reza Mirkarimi, dominated the key competition categories at the Shanghai International Film Festival's closing awards ceremony Sunday. The film took ...

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