Markets & Festivals
The Sundance Institute and Japanese broadcaster NHK have picked 12 finalists for the 2009 Sundance/NHK Intl. Filmmakers Award.
Turns out the cable news nets weren't the only beneficiaries from this year's heated election campaign.
Robert Schenkkan's "By the Waters of Babylon," detailing the brief encounter of a wealthy Texas widow and an expatriate Cuban writer working as her gardener, offers plenty of dialogue, monologues and…
Cablevision swung to profit in a strong third quarter, but its shares still got hammered on another tough day for the stock market.
Staged much like a play, "God on Trial" uses an unconfirmed story -- that doomed Jewish prisoners at Auschwitz put God on trial for abandoning them -- as the jumping-off point for a thoughtful if…
One newspaper dubbed Chris Lilley "Australia's answer to Ricky Gervais" -- a comparison that, alas, is funnier than almost anything in this mockumentary fished up from Down Under.
Scott Stuber is staying put at Universal Pictures through 2013. U has extended its first-look deal with the studio's former vice-chair of worldwide production's shingle, Stuber Prods, which is…