EXCITE Conference Center Calendar IFP Presents “Financing Independent Film” This popular annual seminar presents a lively discussion about financing independent films from an international…
CANNES CALENDAR WEDNESDAY, MAY 13 Opening night ceremony and film, “Primary Colors.” THURSDAY, MAY 14 Start of Official Selection, Directors Fortnight, Intl. Critics Week, Cinemas en France, and…
COMPETITION FEATURE FILMS Dance Me to My Song, Rolf de Heer (Australia)Foolish Heart, Hector Babenco (Brazil-Argentina-France)The Rose Seller, Victor Gaviria (Colombia)The Celebration, Thomas…
CanWest Global Communications announced Tuesday that it has picked up a majority interest in Toronto-based Fireworks Entertainment Inc. in a friendly transaction worth about C$40 million ($28…
Rosemarie Burnett, wife of film editor and producer John F. Burnett, died Fridayof cancer at St. John's Medical Center in Santa Monica. She was 70.
Fox News Channel plucked Washington journalists Fred Barnes and Mort Kondracke off syndie political talker "The McLaughlin Group" on Tuesday, saying the two will host an as-yet-unnamed, weekly…
Robert A. Vanselow, a longtime actor-singer who essayed Broadway roles and appearing in features and TV shows, died March 30 in Los Angeles following a lengthy heart-related illness. He was 79.
Newsies are set to play a bigger role in network primetime schedules next fall -- at least that's the word sweeping the biz on the eve of the network schedule announcements.
CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" is celebrating its 30th year, and in that time, no one from the outside has ever gotten in there and documented what makes the show tick, tick, tick ... Until now.
Chad Christ, who appeared in Sony Pictures' "Gattaca," has been cast as the lead in the indie drama "Ricky Six," which begins shooting in July in Canada.
Commercial, feature and documentary director Keva Rosenfeld — whose first film was the award-winning documentary “All American High” — has signed with Innovative Artists, where he will be repped by…