The Israel Film Festival turned on the star power last week with an opening-night dinner honoring Sacha Baron Cohen, Sony's Amy Pascal and Israeli thesp Gila Almagor at the BevHilton.
"Letters From Iwo Jima" won double honors at the Motion Picture Sound Editors' Golden Reel Awards, held Saturday night at the BevHilton.
"Babel" editors Stephen Mirrione and Douglas Crise tied with "The Departed" editor Thelma Schoonmaker for best edited dramatic feature film at Sunday's ACE Eddie Awards.
"Dreamgirls" won top honors for sound mixing in a motion picture at the Cinema Audio Society 43rd Annual Awards on Saturday night.
Kirk Douglas will be feted by the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Fest with the inaugural Excellence in Film nod named after him July 30.
Eight student filmmakers at UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television have been chosen to screen their work at the "Director's Spotlight" event, held at the Directors Guild of America Theatre…
Platform Media Group has acquired the Public Eye, the boutique praisery founded by former BWR managing director Henry Eshelman. PMG, an entertainment and marketing subsidiary of Hong Kong-based…
The American Obesity Assn. says 15% of kids aged 6 to 19 are obese. These youth-based orgs want to make the future a well-adjusted place and look a little better in Lycra.
Liza Minnelli will be feted with top kudos at the 14th annual American Society of Young Musicians spring benefit concert and awards, held at West Hollywood's House of Blues June 13.
The USC School of Cinema-Television has received a $5 million gift from the estate of late Disney animation artist John C. Hench ("Peter Pan," "Fantasia," "Alice in Wonderland"). Coin will be used to…
George Lucas will serve as guest director for the Los Angeles Film Festival, to be held in Westwood Village June 22 -July 2.