Helmer Martin Scorsese has turned down the top job at the Venice Intl. Film Festival.
Markets & Festivals
So Loony Toons it should have "Midnight Movie" stamped on the film cans, "Killer Tattoo" is a rock 'n' roll action comedy from Thailand destined for instant cult status. Yarn about five inept hit men…
Buyers at the Lanzarote Spanish Film Screenings came away from the meet with the belief that a clutch of new Spanish pics could clinch major territory sales next year. Held on the Atlantic island of…
Longtime Dutch film fest topper Doreen Boonekamp will be the new director of the Netherlands Film Festival.
Isabelle Adjani will be honorary president of the next Paris Film Festival, unspooling April 1-9. Event, which falls amid France's presidential and legislative election campaigns, looks set to take a…
New York Gov. George Pataki, Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, Jane Rosenthal, Martin Scorsese and Charles Gargano will gather today at the Tribeca Film Center in lower Manhattan to announce a new film…
Damage control was the order of the day at NATPE following a report on WWL-TV New Orleans that the association had canceled the New Orleans hotel rooms it had reserved for its annual convention in…
Syndie players are scurrying to come up with creative ways to survive -- and hopefully thrive -- as their station clients continue to face one of the worst periods in their history.
Germany's touring Verzaubert Intl. Gay Film Festival, which unspools in Berlin today, is expected to attract more than 50,000 moviegoers this year.
The Venice Intl. Film Festival has announced the dates for next year's 58th edition amid doubts that current management will still be in charge.
Benicio Del Toro will receive the Piper-Heidsieck Tribute to Independent Vision at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City on Jan. 13. Tribute was created to honor a film artist who has made a…