Markets & Festivals
Regent Releasing has nabbed North American rights to Yojiro Takita's drama "Departures." Pic follows an unemployed cellist who takes a job as a Japanese "nokanshi," preparing dead bodies for the…
Roman Polanski's lawyers want his case moved out of L.A.
For TNT, the new year marks decision time for one of the most ambitious drama-development slates in the TV biz right now.
The international festival year regularly kicks off in the Southern California desert, where Palm Springs has successfully rolled out the welcome mat to a wide array of global film for 20 years.
Palm Springs Film Festival highlights
NBC's in tune with scribe Jared Bush's music-themed drama project "Soundtrack."
One of my favorite things to do at a festival is to feast on films," says Palm Springs' new program director, Helen du Toit, "so the way I look at programming a festival with over 200 titles is to…
New Year's resolutions: What P.S. honorees have on their plates for 2009.
The economic downturn has meant serious reprioritizing for classical and jazz labels. According to the Recording Industry Assn. of America, classical's U.S. market share dropped to 1.9% from 3.2%…
Music matters at Sundance. Both the Sundance Institute and Sundance Film Festival have long supported the cross-pollination between music and film.