Gotham honors put edgy indies alongside star-driven fare to raise pic profiles.
This year's documentary Oscar race just got bigger. With a rule change that allows films to qualify over a 16-month period (Sept. 1, 2010, to Dec. 31, 2011, instead of just September to August)…
As overseas humanism takes many forms, lighter-hearted entries could break through phalanx of earnest political pics.
High-profile thesps give niche pics a stronger chance in crowded distribution playing field
And the Academy Award for best picture goes to a "festival film."
Telltale titles spark interest among buyers, auds
Pics by Soderbergh, Malick and Zhang Yimou highlight newly diversified sales outfit FilmNation
In Sanskrit, Annapurna is the Hindu mother goddess, the source of all food; in Hollywood, the name evokes much-needed financial nourishment supplied to the industry by producer-financier Megan…
Producer helps keep Woody Allen's films running like clockwork and within budget
Universal's domestic distribution honcho jumpstarts summer at 'Furious' pace.
The police thriller "Rampart" -- premiering today in Toronto as one of the fest's hottest sale items -- is a study in contrasts: Not just in its stark high-contrast cinematography, but in the…