Opening day of the 2010 L.A. Mobile Entertainment Summit focused on how marketers can best use ubiquitous mobile devices to target audiences and reward them for interacting with brands.
Ethiopa's "Atletu" and the Israeli-U.S. docu "Budrus" have won the top narrative and docu prizes at the Bahamas Film Festival.
3D Entertainment Distribution has inked a deal with Universal Pictures Intl. Entertainment to release a trilogy of underwater adventure films on Blu-ray 3D.
Former Par exec Joyce Howard, died Nov. 23 in Santa Monica, Calif., of natural causes. She was 88.
Danny Boyle, former bad boy of the British cinema whose aggressive directing style was established early on with 1994's "Shallow Grave," has become an Oscar-winning elder statesman.
The Sundance Institute has selected the 10 films that will participate in the inaugural year of the cultural exchange initiative Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue.
The 7th annual Bahamas Film Festival will fete Alan Arkin with the fest's career achievement award.
Robert Duvall has been tapped to receive the 22nd annual Palm Springs Film Festival's career achievement award.
British composer Michael Nyman has been tapped to mentor the Score Competition for composers and sound designers during the 61st Berlin Film Festival's Berlinale Talent Campus in February.
The Artivist Collective has announced the line-up for the 7th Artivist Film Festival.
The Visual Effects Society will present helmer Christopher Nolan with its first Visionary Award.