Has Kevin Bacon's time finally come? His performance in last year's "Mystic River" finally gave him widespread recognition, a Screen Actors Guild award and a Boston Society of Film Critics prize…
Critics have praised Alexander Payne's film not only as one of the best American pics of the year, but as a sign of something far bigger. "Alexander Payne has single-handedly restored humanism as a…
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" is French musicvid director Michel Gondry's second and best-yet teaming with scribe Charlie Kaufman. While their first collaboration on "Human Nature" didn't…
With hundreds of movies programmed from 60 countries, the Toronto Film Festival has lived up to its rep as a major resource for world cinema. Once again, foreign sales agents will descend on the…
Are multiple heads better than one? "Not always," says IFC Films prexy Jonathan Sehring, "but if the multiple heads have brains inside of them, then yes."
Jonathan Caouette and Shane Carruth couldn't be more different as filmmakers, but these disparate 31-year-old tyros have proved you don't need money, training or connections to be an indie sensation.
Forget indie -- the specialized film industry is mostly a studio game. From Universal's Focus and Fox's Searchlight to the newly created Warner Independent Pictures and Disney's future Miramax…
"When I graduated from film school, I didn't want to be a P.A. and drive a van," says Anne Carey, co-founder with Ted Hope and Anthony Bregman of New York concern This Is That. "I always wanted to…
Susan Leber relishes multitasking. She is posting "The Roost," a horror film exec produced by Larry Fessenden ("Wendigo"), prepping Alexandra Brodsky's indie family drama "Bittersweet Pl" and…
The last two years have been a whirlwind," says Tribeca co-topper Jane Rosenthal, who launched the Tribeca Film Festival with partners Robert De Niro and Craig Hatkoff in 2002 as part of a mission to…
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