"Hybrid" nabbed the Grand Jury award for best feature as the seventh annual Slamdance Film Festival came to a close late Friday at the Silver Mine in Park City. "Daydream Believer" won for dramatic…
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"The Believer," writer-director Henry Bean's provocative study of a Jewish Nazi, was the winner of the Grand Jury Prize in the dramatic competition of the 2001 Sundance Film Festival. Top prize in…
As Sundance 2001 came to a close Sunday Jan. 28 with a subdued wrap party at the Park City Racquet Club, Fox Searchlight Pictures committed $4 million for distribution rights to Scott McGehee and…
IT WAS NEARLY A WEEK into the 2001 Sundance Film Festival. Things were chugging along in decent fashion with what seemed like the usual mix of somewhat promising first films and many other pictures…
The snow has begun to fall and so have pic prices, but sales remain slow as the 2001 edition of the Sundance Film Festival winds to a close.
Strand Releasing has acquired domestic rights to two pics that premiered at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival: Marcelo Pineyro's "Burnt Money" (Plata Quemada) and Samantha Lang's "The Monkey's Mask."
If there was a commonality among the 20 features and 41 shorts screened at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, it was one of highly individualistic distillations of reality.
Fox Searchlight Pictures acquired North American distribution rights to Scott McGehee and David Siegel's "The Deep End" for roughly $4 million.
A hell-raising band of Vermont State Troopers administer their own perverse brand of justice and attempt to save their skins when budget cuts threaten to replace their unit in "Super Troopers."…
In "Startup.com," members of the documaking team behind acclaimed 1994 feature "The War Room" assemble a fascinating chronicle of the Icarus flight of the e-commerce revolution as mirrored in the…
While TV execs continued to zip in and out of meeting rooms during day two of NATPE, several high-profile strips were still looking for major-market station clearances.