Famed French New Wave director Claude Chabrol ("The Butcher," "The Color of Lies") will preside over this year's jury at the 49th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival.
Markets & Festivals
The first feature for Revolution Studios-based Distant Corners Entertainment Group will be horror pic "Don't Peek" (aka "The Tooth Fairy"), with company toppers John Hegeman and John Fasano set to…
Paramount Classics has beat out offers from rival distribs to pay an undisclosed sum for rights in all English-speaking territories, Latin America and Japan to Clare Peploe's competition entry, "The…
The 2002 IFP/West Los Angeles Film Festival has been moved to June 21-29 from its original April slot, while Rachel Rosen has been tapped director of programming for the fest, under festival director…
As preparation gears up for the 68th edition of Mifed, Italy's international fall film market, the number of pics skedded to screen is already ahead of last year, with U.S. companies accounting for…
Buena Vista Television makes four. The domestic distributor has decided to back off from the exhibition floor of the upcoming National Assn. of Television Program Execs confab in Las Vegas.
While the live auction was a low-key affair in which the crowd of well-heeled Venetians kept their wallets clamped shut, the American Foundation for AIDS Research raised $700,000 through ticket sales…
The 26th Toronto Intl. Film Festival kicks off tonight with the Gala screening of "Last Wedding" from Canuck helmer Bruce Sweeney and, although distribs embrace the Great White North event as the…
The inaugural Greenwich Film Festival kicks off this week with Yale Strom's "On the Q.T.," starring James Earl Jones and Trudie Styler.
Going into the 25th anniversary edition of the Montreal World Film Festival (Aug. 23-Sept. 3), maverick fest president Serge Losique promised there would be no special fireworks to mark the milestone…