When Steven Soderbergh and producer Greg Jacobs were in pre-production on "Che," they drew unexpected inspiration while watching a DVD of Woody Allen's "Bananas."
Feeling pressure from studios and financiers, or just plain anxious about making a festival deadline, filmmakers sometimes shoot digitally rather than on film simply because they've heard that…
As the American public was riveted by the spectacle of riot police suppressing the massive demonstrations disputing the results of Iran's June 12 election, one crack appeared in the wall between the…
What if the first feature you shoot becomes a cult classic?
Food plays a major role in some films. It looks appetizing in pics like "Fried Green Tomatoes" and "Chocolat." In others, like "Fast Food Nation" and "Supersize Me," it is cast as a villain.
North Carolina's state senate has passed legislation boosting its refundable tax credit to filmmakers from 15% to 25%.
When 48-year-old Jon Furie jumped to his death at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood on July 18, he left behind a loving family, loyal friends and associates -- and an apparently prospering…
Jon Furie, president and owner of below-the-line agency Montana Artists, died July 18 in West Hollywood. He was 48.