Gotham's MetroTV cable channel has unveiled a monthly program that will air highlights from local film festivals. Series will kick off Nov. 11 with "The Best of the New York Comedy Film Festival."
Markets & Festivals
Iron Entertainment, a new film production, foreign sales and theatrical company, has been unveiled at the Mifed mart.
The 68th Mifed film mart opened its doors Sunday, but the squads of security guards were hardly overwhelmed by the crowd.
Capitol Films has hit the ground running at Mifed, with a slew of sales already in the bag from last week's London Screenings.
German director Roland Suso Richter's "A Handful of Grass," from Bavaria Film, received the 2001 Cinekid Lion jury award, the top honor at the 15th edition of the annual Cinekid international…
Dimension Films has paid north of $5 million for North American and Italian rights to the Robert Harmon chiller "They," based of three minutes of footage shown at the London Screenings by the film's…
A complex adult drama starring Geoffrey Rush and Anthony LaPaglia has topped the nomination list for the Australian Film Institute Awards, to be held Nov. 16.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Academy Foundation has donated $250,000 to 14 U.S. film festivals.
The Savannah Film and Video fest kicks off its fourth year Saturday with Todd Field's "In the Bedroom." Fest, which runs Saturday through Nov. 3, will feature more than 75 films, videos, shorts…
The Flanders Intl. Film Festival ended on an abrupt note Oct. 18 with the fest's closing concert performance coming a night earlier than usual because Ghent was playing host to a summit of European…
Security concerns have claimed another high-profile showbiz industry casualty, with the organizers of CineAsia 2001 confirming Monday that the trade show scheduled for Dec. 4-6 in Bangkok is off…