NEW YORK -- Jacob Aaron Estes's 2004 feature debut "Mean Creek," a tense, disturbing story about teen bullying, received considerable acclaim from Sundance, Cannes and the Spirit Awards that year…
Producer, screenwriter and Focus Features CEO James Schamus launched his career two decades ago with the influential indie shingle Good Machine and his first collaboration with Ang Lee, the…
Has Harmony Korine, the enfant terrible who wrote "Kids," and directed "Julian Donkey-Boy" and "Gummo," grown up?
What does Spike Lee have in common with Mani Ratnam, Sylvester Stallone, Agnes Varda and Abbas Kiarostami?
Craig Zobel's "Compliance" was widely considered the most controversial movie at this year's Sundance Film Festival. Drawing accusations of misogyny and exploitation at its Q&A sessions, the film…
At the impressionable age of 13, Lee Toland Krieger visited the set of the 1996 thriller "Executive Action," where his Los Angeles neighbor Steve Perry was the executive producer.
Before directing an episode of "Mad Men" in 2006, Lynn Shelton was the ultimate indie film outsider.
A look at select titles garnering buzz at Tribeca
Tribeca Films, the fledgling distribution arm of Tribeca Enterprises, hasn't had any runaway hits at the box-office just yet. But that's not really their primary focus.
For British producers John Battsek and Simon Chinn, a narrative film doesn't necessarily mean a fiction film. "I don't subscribe to that semantic distinction," says Chinn, who produced Oscar-winner…
Complementary skill sets make pair perfect fit to steer org onward