Quincy Jones and Bill Withers have been tapped for the keynote interviews at the 5th annual ASCAP "I Create Music" Expo set for April 22-24 at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel.
Aruba is the latest country to jump into the film fest pool. The Aruba International Film Festival will bow June 4-10 at the Radisson Hotel & Resort in Palm Beach.
Leadership of the Sante Fe Film Fest will be switching hands from founder and long time exec director Jon Bowman to Michael Hare and Rose Kuo.
Helmer Peter Jackson will select one of the finalists' films to air on IFC prior to the Film Independent Spirit Awards on March 5.
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