The Intl. Documentary Assn. has tapped "Favela Rising," "Our Brand Is Crisis," "The Children of Leningradsky," "CNN Presents" and "The Staircase" winners of its Distinguished Documentary Achievement…
Clint Eastwood, Roger Corman and Norman Lear will receive honorary awards from the Producers Guild of America in a ceremony to be held Jan. 22 at the Universal Hilton. Nominations will be announced…
This year's overseas billion-dollar club is now three strong ... but is it a major benchmark anymore? More a reflection of volume than a parade of blockbusters, the Mouse House has cleared the $1…
The American Society of Cinematographers has selected British d.p. Gilbert Taylor to receive the org's 2006 international achievement award. Kudos, presented to a cinematographer whose main body of…
Hollywood writers and actors face a decidedly uphill battle to persuade studios and networks to revamp the fast-growing practice of product placement.
“Arrested Development” star Will Arnett will topline New Line’s comedy “Jeff the Demon,” with “Da Ali G Show” writer-director James Bobin directing. “Jeff the Demon” centers on a pair of high school…
Members of the Directors Guild of America have ratified a four-year deal with the Assn. of Independent Commercial Producers. Deal was reached in September and approved unanimously by the DGA national…
In a rare victory for adult fare, Jodie Foster's "Flightplan" soared past rivals to easily win the weekend at a moderate foreign box office, with $15.2 million at 3,484 playdates in 39 markets.
Writers Guild leaders are blasting nets and studios over increased product placement in TV shows and features, contending scribes have been unfairly frozen out of the resulting revenue surge.
A year ago, leaders of the Producers Guild of America announced their org had finally found a way to halt the proliferation of undeserved producer credits.