George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, David Geffen and John Wells have donated a combined $3.5 million to fund computer graphics classrooms and digital soundstages for film students at the Robert Zemeckis…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific & Technical Awards Committee has selected 19 achievements for Oscar prize consideration on March 4.
'Netcaster Kanakaris Communications plans to build a 50,000-square-foot facility for the production of online and low-budget theatrical films, as well as live Webcasts.
Sony Computer Entertainment, the division behind the leading vidgame console PlayStation, is reportedly planning to produce a slate of original digital movies as early as 2002 for its next-generation…
Pixar Animation Studios has tapped Ann Mather chief financial officer and exec VP of the animation house behind the computer-animated pics "Toy Story" and "A Bug's Life."
In a recent round of promotions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Intl. has upped several key execs, including Mary McLaren to exec VP and Keith Feldman to senior VP, Latin America.
Beefing up its Internet staff, Tribune Broadcasting Co. has upped Michael A. Silver to the newly created position of veep of new media.
Columbia TriStar Home Video has tapped Derrick Forster, VP, Canada.
Some new players are reshaping the Industry shmooze scene for a wired world. From well-coiffed execs to lowly production assistants, Hollywood's young climbers are using a slew of new Web sites…
In a deal valued north of $1 billion, Cablevision Systems and Sony Corp. of America plan to deploy an interactive TV service in New York next year that will let viewers watch video-on-demand, search…