Banijay Rejigs Exec Team; ‘Trickster’ North America Deals; ‘Moominvalley’ Third Season; Inez Milholland Biopic — Global Briefs

Banijay Rejigs Exec Team; ‘Trickster’ North America Deals; ‘Moominvalley’ Third Season; Inez Milholland Biopic — Global Briefs Banijay Executive Team Banijay has set its leadership plans for Creative Networks, with James Townley and Lucas Green remaining in the business to lead the central content team. Both will report to ...

Ufa Enters Feature Film Arena With High-Profile Projects

Ufa Enters Feature Film Arena With High-Profile Projects German entertainment giant Ufa is continuing its push into feature films with a slew of high-profile projects, including an upcoming Siegfried and Roy biopic and a sequel to the 2014 historical epic ...

German TV Giant Ufa Marches Into Film

German TV Giant Ufa Marches Into Film German entertainment giant Ufa is continuing its push into feature film with a slew of high-profile projects, including an upcoming Siegfried and Roy biopic and a sequel to the 2014 historical epic ...

Sun Entertainment Makes English-Language Debut, Backs Philip Lee’s $120 Million ‘Inversion’

The $120 million multinational disaster movie “Inversion” leads a slate of two feature films and a TV series from Hong Kong-Chinese producer and financier Sun Entertainment Culture (Sunec). The two ...

Forever and a Day | Blu-ray Review

What may be most surprising about Katja von Garnier’s music doc Forever and a Day, a contemporary portrait of iconic hard rock/heavy metal German band The Scorpions, is to note their five decades ...

'Carol' producer Elizabeth Karlsen to head Zurich jury

The Missing Picture producer Catherine Dussart to head documentary jury.Scroll down for titles in competition The juries for the 11th Zurich Film Festival (Sept 24-Oct 4) have been unveiled. ...

Berlinale director: no plans for German Mip

Berlinale director: no plans for German Mip Exclusive: Interview with Berlinale festival director Dieter Kosslick. The Berlinale’s greater emphasis on television this year should not be interpreted as the first step towards a German Mip, ...

Gold for Reitz's Home From Home

Gold for Reitz's Home From Home The Golden Lola for best feature film went to veteran director Edgar Reitz’s Home From Home - Chronicle of a Vision at the German Film Awards.Scroll down for full list of winners The black-and-white ...

Constantin retains German crown

Constantin retains German crown Constantin Film has been named by the German Federal Film Board (Ffa) as the nation’s top producer of German films for the ninth consecutive year in 2013 and the top distributor for the tenth ...

Constantin retains German producer crown

Constantin retains German producer crown Constantin Film has been named by the German Federal Film Board (Ffa) as the nation’s top producer of German films for the ninth consecutive year in 2013 and the top distributor for the tenth ...

Efa names Young Audience Award trio

Films from Denmark, the Netherlands and Germany up for award. The European Film Academy has nominated three titles for the third Efa Young Audience Award 2014. They are The Contest (Denmark), ...

Kaphal, Tamaash, Goopi Gawaiya Bagha Bajaiya win at Intl. Children’s Film Festival of India

Kaphal, Tamaash, Goopi Gawaiya Bagha Bajaiya win at Intl. Children’s Film Festival of India Batul Mukhtiar won the Golden Elephant trophy for Best Live Action Director for Kaphal in the Competition International Live Action section at the International Children’s Film Festival of India. ...