Berlin Film Festival: THR's Festival Daily
When Summit International president and co-founder David Garrett resigned, word of his impending departure reverberated throughout the hallways of the European Film Market, where there's concern among foreign buyers about the implication of the Lionsgate-Summit merger.
BRIC feature: The BRIC nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China) have always had a place at the Berlinale festival, which has a long tradition of screening films from Russia, Asia and South America. And amid euro zone concerns, the BRIC countries have come even more into focus for EFM attendees this year.
Mark Damon: The 78 year old sales agent enjoys the best market of his career, inking $65 million in sales.