Amazon Takes U.S., U.K. Rights to Final Taviani Brothers Film (EXCLUSIVE)

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Amazon Studios has acquired North American, U.K., and Indian rights to “Rainbow – A Private Affair,” the last work co-directed by Italy’s revered Taviani brothers. Amazon’s purchase from Paris-based Pyramide Intl. of those streaming rights follow…

Palestine’s Foreign Oscar Candidate ‘Wajib’ Scores Multiple Sales (EXCLUSIVE)

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French sales company Pyramide International has scored multiple sales on Palestinian auteur Annemarie Jacir’s “Wajib,” which is Palestine’s submission for the foreign-language Oscar and just had its Middle East bow at the Dubai Film Festival. The wry comedy toplining prominent Palestinian actors Mohammad Bakri and Saleh Bakri, working together for the first time, has been […]

Pyramide Intl. Boards Etienne Kallos’ ‘The Harvesters’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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Pyramide Intl. is kicking off the Toronto Intl. Film Festival with the acquisition of Etienne Kallos’ feature debut “The Harvesters,” as well as three pics slated for the festival: Paolo and Vittorio Taviani’s “Rainbow — a Private Affair,” Annemarie Jacir’s “Wajib” and Tonie Marshall’s “Number One.” “The Harvesters,” now in post-production, charts the childhood of… Read more »