Marketing for the entertainment industry's affection for Maui as a vacation spot, organizers of the Maui Film Festival will screen 29 major motion pictures for Academy Award consideration, including…
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Former telco chief Franco Bernabe has been named president of the Biennale, the venerable multidisciplinary arts council that controls the Venice Intl. Film Festival.
The 13th annual Nortel Networks Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has announced its roster of approximately 150 films, culled from more than 45 countries.
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Indie film veteran Eamonn Bowles has been named head of programming for the first annual Tribeca Film Festival, which will make its debut May 1-5 in lower Manhattan.
Rhombus Intl has picked up the film version of Morris Panych's play without dialog "The Overcoat" for international distribution. The 84-minute feature, based on the short story by Nikolai Gogol…
The Sixth Acapulco Franco-Mexican Film Fest and Market, that wrapped Dec 2, saw 23 LatAm distrib deals inked for 14 French films, according to early figures.
"Traveling Birds" sets out to do for our fine feathered friends what "Microcosmos" did for bugs. Lavish, unconventional docu -- bankrolled by intrepid "Microcosmos" producer Jacques Perrin, who makes…
Tribune Entertainment has sold its new psychic-themed syndie strip "Beyond With James Van Praagh" to local TV stations in 48 markets for a fall 2002 debut in broadcast syndication.
The annual NATPE TV confab will be heading to Nawlins in 2003 after all.
Helmer Martin Scorsese has turned down the top job at the Venice Intl. Film Festival.
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…