Organizers of the 16th Media Access Awards have announced the call for submissions.
Even as one legendary special-effects house, Richard Edlund's Boss Film (story, page 6), closed down, another one --- West L.A.-based Vifx --- likely is in the process of enlarging itself…
Ken Dodge, who served as general manager and vice president of Omega/Cinema Props, died July 17 of cancer at his home in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 66.
Three days after landing one of the choice 11 new dial positions on Time Warner's million-subscriber cable system in New York City, CNN/SI has begun allowing cable operators to insert up to six hours…
The 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival will unspool Feb. 11-22, festival organizers announced Monday.
Fox Searchlight's "The Full Monty" continued to work up a sweat as it topped the exclusives list for the second week.
Cynthia Farrelly and Zen Gesner, a boy, Finn Harry Gesner, July 24, Capetown, South Africa. Mother is an entertainment attorney for Lichter, Grossman & Nichols; father's an actor. * * * Lori and…
Univision Communications Inc. has promoted network spot sales prexy Tom McGarrity and KMEX general sales manager Dennis McCauley to co-presidents of network sales, the company announced Monday.
The Shooting Gallery Intl. has inked an eight-pic output deal with Italian distrib Filmauro, the company announced Monday.
Yuri Nikulin, one of Russia's most popular actors with major roles in many leading Soviet comedies and melodramas of the 1960s and '70s, died in Moscow Aug. 21. He was 76.