Film Independent has launched a documentary lab with nine projects and 14 filmmakers. The L.A.-based program, sponsored by Latino Public Broadcasting, runs seven weeks.
SXSW docu "Conan O'Brien Can't Stop" has inked an multi-platform distribution pact with Abramorama, Magnolia Home Entertainment and AT&T's U-verse subscription TV service.
Pics financed and sold outside the studio system such as "Twilight Saga: Eclipse" and "The Expendables" are potent drivers of the global box office, as detailed by the Independent Film & Television…
The Karlovy Vary Film Festival has announced tributes to Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve and helmer Samuel Fuller for its 46th edition from July 1-9.
This year's Dubai Film Festival will include a special focus on Germany, following previous spotlights on France, Mexico and Italy, the fest announced at the Berlinale.
Los Angeles-based MultiVisionnaire Pictures is launching the Fringe Features label at the European Film Market, devoted to titles for gay and other niche audiences.
Maria Schneider, the French actress who was Marlon Brando's young co-star in the steamy 1972 film "Last Tango in Paris," has died, her talent agency said. She was 58.
More chefs than ever are heading to Sundance this year, hoping to use their celebrity status to get the festival's entertainment and fashion-oriented crowd familiar with their restaurants back home.
The Palm Springs Film Festival announced winners of its juried and audience prizes at a Sunday awards brunch at Spencer's restaurant.
"The Blind Side" led the list of top-performing films on video-on-demand in 2010, according to Comcast. Nine of the 10 top pics on VOD were available day and date with retail DVD releases, showing…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%