There was a time, not too many years ago, when Dawn Hudson had to call companies and plead with them to buy tables for the Indie Spirit Awards. But those days are over as requests for seats and…
Deciding whether to hold a major market and awards ceremony while New York was still in a state of shock was not a decision easily made by IFP executive director Michelle Byrd. But for the IFP as…
While recent attacks in New York disrupted the heart of New York's indie community (Miramax and Tribeca film center were temporarily closed and several other indie mainstays were similarly affected)…
When Sony Pictures Classics releases "The Lady and the Duke" Stateside in the spring, the unconventional historical treatment may come as a surprise to Eric Rohmer's small but faithful U.S. audience.
Interior. Hollywood studio exec's office. Pitch meeting. "It's 'Rugrats in Paris' meets 'Rashomon,'" says the hopeful writer. "With a Julia Roberts type as the lead," adds his partner.
Former HBO marketing exec Elena Song took first place in the 14th annual Diane Thomas Screenwriting Awards, presented by UCLA Extension on Wednesdayat the W Hotel.
The New York-based Independent Feature Project announced it will restructure and reposition its No Borders co-production market. The market will run at the same time as the IFP market, Sept. 30-Oct…
Digital filmmaking, the Cannes selection and the U.S. distribution system took direct hits at the American Directors sesh, which drew an SRO crowd at the Variety Pavilion Wednesday.
At Variety's "Worldwide Marketing and Distribution" sesh Monday, a panel of international heavy-hitters mulled the challenges of territories' varied tastes, the rising costs of Internet marketing and…
Korean distrib Mirovision has acquired foreign sales rights to the next picture by Hong Sangsoo, whose "Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors" appeared in Un Certain Regard last year.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M