It was the year day-and-date VOD releases came of age for independent films. But outside of experimentation with windows and new platforms, there was no one trend that defined the indie film scene in…
The Palm Springs Film Festival has set 61 premieres in a program of 180 films from 68 countries. World preems include French pic "Elephants," Canadian pic "Molly Maxwell" and docu "Smiling Through…
The Palm Springs Film Festival has added Richard Gere, Tom Hooper and Mychael Danna as honorees.
The Palm Springs Film Festival will screen 42 of the 71 Oscar foreign-language film submissions and has introduced a new program, Nordic Light, featuring Scandinavian films.
Santa Fe University of Art and Design and its fast-growing film school have announced the Robert Redford/Milagro Initiative Scholarship program.
New Yorkers love to eat and love movies, so it's only natural that someone would combine those passions into one delicious festival.
"Silver Linings Playbook" and "No Place on Earth" won the audience awards for narrative and docu film, respectively, at the Hamptons Film Festival on Sunday night. Tying for the narrative award from…
The entertainment world lost many singular women's voices over the past year. Variety asked influential bizzers to talk about how these iconic femmes made waves in the industry and beyond.
After gaining notice for her microbudget indie "Tiny Furniture," the then-24-year-old Dunham and producer Judd Apatow pitched the half-hour comedy "Girls" to HBO.
Running a restaurant can be very similar to working on a movie set, observes producer Gale Anne Hurd, who opened Vertical Wine Bistro in Old Town Pasadena six years ago.