Overture Films has tapped Toronto-based Alliance Films as its Canadian distributor through 2010.
The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has promoted Joan Halpern Weise to the post of assistant national exec director of entertainment programming.
Not even a drunken driving arrest can keep Hollywood folks from receiving awards.
Yari Film Group has hired veteran exec Mitch Goldman as exec VP of marketing as part of a major expansion of its marketing operations.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped John Travolta for its supporting actor of the year award.
Newly minted banner the Film Department has beefed up its executive ranks, tapping Dan Stutz as exec VP, business and legal affairs.
The Screen Actors Guild has tapped Charles Durning as recipient of its lifetime achievement award.
With studio accounting practices in the spotlight during contract negotiations, a ruling last week by a federal judge could become grist for the Hollywood guilds.
The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has moved forward on its attempt to become a direct affiliate of the AFL-CIO.
Members of the union repping Hollywood script supervisors have voted in a new president in a federally supervised re-run of last December's election.
"The Bourne Ultimatum" stayed on target overseas, dominating the international B.O. with $13 million from 48 markets in a mild weekend.