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Markets & Festivals
FROM SUNDANCEMiramax Films is in final negotiations to shell out roughly $2 million for the domestic rights to first-time helmer Todd Field's drama "In the Bedroom," screening in Sundance's dramatic…
Palm Pictures and online counterpart Sputnik7.com have acquired three films at the Sundance Film Festival.
FROM SUNDANCENew Regency Films is in final negotiations to acquire domestic rights to the big-budget Intermedia/IMF production "K-19: The Widowmaker," starring Harrison Ford and Liam Neeson.
Discovery is creating a digital animation and visual effects facility called Meteor Studios in a joint venture with Evergreen Films, a leader in digital photography, animation and special effects.
FROM SUNDANCEMark Canton's the Canton Co. and Senator Entertainment have brought on "Scary Movie" scribes Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer to develop an "unromantic" comedy with Frank Coraci…
Tollin/Robbins Prods. has sealed a seven-figure, multi-year development pact with "The West Wing" co-exec producer Kevin Falls -- the boutique production house's first overall talent deal.
FROM NATPEIt's stream or sink if Hollywood wants to get its due in the Internet age, a NATPE panel on digital piracy concluded Tuesday.
FROM NATPEWith an eye toward bolstering its TV biz, Miramax has tapped syndie vet Mort Marcus as chairman of Miramax TV & Video. Marcus had been serving as exec VP of sales and development for the…
FROM NATPELocal stations may feel the need to have an online presence, but station managers are still scratching their heads as to what programming Netizens demand or how to turn the dot-coms into…
FROM NATPEHere's the secret to making a hit TV how: Don't think about it. That's the advice from some of the smallscreen's most successful skeinmakers, who used the opening panel of NATPE Tuesday to…