'My Suicide' to play Toronto Sprockets fest

'My Suicide' to play Toronto Sprockets fest Toronto -- The Berlin award-winning teen dramedy "My Suicide" from U.S. director David Lee Miller is to unspool at the upcoming Sprockets Toronto International Film Festival For Children, organizers ...

Bavaria Filmverleih books 'Lola' pics

Bavaria Filmverleih books 'Lola' pics Cologne, Germany -- Uschi Reich and her production shingle Bavaria Filmverleih have picked up rights to author Isabel Abedi's best-selling "Lola" books with an eye to turning them into a kids film ...

MIPCOM: Odeon Film to acquire enigma

MIPCOM: Odeon Film to acquire enigma CANNES -- German production house Odeon Film announced Tuesday that it will acquire the Cologne-based producer enigma on Oct. 13 for an undisclosed sum. Odeon, which has produced such hit German ...

GFP fund acquires Odeon Film

GFP fund acquires Odeon Film BERLIN -- German film fund GFP has taken majority control of Munich-based producer Odeon Film, the shingle that produced hit German children's movies Wild Chicks and Bibi Blocksberg as well as ...

German film subsidy to back sequels

COLOGNE -- German federal film subsidies board FFA will back sequels to two of the biggest German-language hits in recent years -- the coming-of-age comedy Girls on Top and the children's fantasy film ...