Helmer Tony Bui, hotly pursued since winning this year's Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize and audience award for his "Three Seasons," is readying two scripts that he will direct.
High-profile British industryites rallied at the U.K. consul general's residence in Hancock Park to launch "Britain -- The Big Picture," a promotional DVD guide to film and TV production in Blighty.
Claire Forlani ("Meet Joe Black") and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers ("Velvet Goldmine") are in negotiations to topline low-budget vampire pic "Johnny Domino."
Imperial Bank division Imperial Entertainment Group has upped its lending commitment with Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures by completing a production facility of more than $200 million that covers…
The second annual British Independent Film Awards trotted out American and local luminaries Thursday night to celebrate and promote Brit pics.
In harmony with its film music theme, the start of the 26th Flanders Intl. Film Festival gathered leading composers, filmers and thesps from around the globe for concerts, premieres, awards and a…
Making a London bow of his own, Sid Sheinberg is in town to screen his first pic since exiting studio life.
Danish helmers Lars von Trier, Thomas Vinterberg, Soren Kragh-Jacobsen and Kristian Levring will each shoot a 70-minute feature this New Year's Eve to be aired simultaneously on Denmark's four…
Indie filmmakers flooded the Variety Pavilion for funding tips, but many may have left with an even greater sense of frustration.
In Europe, where cultural mandates have ruled for decades, there is a fresh abundance of talk about making commercial films. But it's not all talk. Now more than ever, creative indie producers are…