Fox Searchlight's "In America" topped nominations for the 2004 IFP Independent Spirit Awards with six, followed by five each for HBO Films/Fine Line Features' "American Splendor" and the Samuel…
For conspiracy theorists, the timing is interesting: On the same week that a coalition of indie film companies stand before a Gotham U.S. District Court to protest the MPAA ban on screeners, a Web…
"Balseros" and "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" are sharing top honors in the Intl. Documentary Assn.'s 2003 feature competition.
Neal Baer, exec producer "Law & Order: SVU," has been tapped to receive the Valentine Davies Award for public service from the Writers Guild of America West.
The ripple effect of an earlier Oscars night has spread to France's Cesar Awards ceremony. Organizers of the Gallic event have fixed the date as Feb. 21.
The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures will present its 2003 Career Achievement Award for Cinematography to John Toll, whose latest work is Warner's "The Last Samurai," opening Friday.
A three-hour street parade for the world premiere of "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" drew more than 100,000 onlookers into the streets of New Zealand's capital Monday night.
The chiefs of the Gotham-based studio specialty divisions will get a chance to go head-to-head with the MPAA this week in the ongoing screener ban battle, but how many of them will actually show up…
"The Last Samurai" is as rich in period and historical background as it is deficient in fresh dramatic and thematic ideas. Actioner about an American soldier who takes his fighting skills to Japan…
For example, the DGA has invited members of the Los Angeles and New York Film Critics to attend its 28 scheduled screenings during December that previously had been only for Guild members.
Lions Gate rolled the dice on its preem for "The Cooler" Nov. 24 at the Egyptian Theater.