Newly formed indie production company Sire 7 has wrapped its first film, "Venice Underground." Pic follows a gang of police cadets selected by the DEA to bust narcotics peddlers at Venice Beach.
CinemaNow is heading to Europe thanks to a partnership with ISP Tiscali. The Internet video-on-demand company will power online film offerings in Germany, Italy and the U.K. under Tiscali's brand…
Warner Independent's "Criminal" bow brought out an arresting crowd to the ArcLight and the Velvet Margarita Monday night.
Laura Dern had no notes for her presentation speech Wednesday at the seventh annual Filmmakers Alliance Gala. But when corrected from the audience by Vision Award honoree Alexander Payne, she…
The Penn family, including Sean, Chris and Michael Penn, Aimee Mann, Robin Wright Penn and Eileen Ryan Penn, will receive the American Film Institute's Platinum Circle Award Oct. 1 at the Regent…
Roger Birnbaum will join Frank Pierson as artistic director of the American Film Institute for the 2004-05 academic year.
Peter Iacono's Bel-Air backyard was transformed into a picturesque summer garden Sunday afternoon for a Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust benefit.
The Casting Society of America has announced its 20th annual Artios nominations, honoring outstanding achievement in casting. Simultaneous kudofests are skedded in L.A. and Gotham on Oct. 12.