Visit Cannes 2000 Sony Pictures Classics has picked up rights to Jason Alexander's "Just Looking" and Greg Berlanti's "Broken Hearts Club -- A Romantic Comedy," in between fully financing a number of…
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Summit Entertainment has picked up international rights to the comedy spoof "Heart of Love" from Haxan Films' Eduardo Sanchez and Daniel Myrick, the creators of "The Blair Witch Project." Summit have…
Gotham-based production and financing outfit Shooting Gallery has lined up a development slate that includes an adaptation of Hunter Thompson's "The Rum Diary" starring Johnny Depp and Nick Nolte, a…
Fresh off relaunching itself as a portal for Netcasters over the Web, iFilm has named American Film Institute festivals director and Slamdance co-founder Jon Fitzgerald as veep of programming.
The 2000 Cannes Film Market looks a lot like this year's Sundance: There's little in the way of white-hot films, but plenty of unknown quantities to keep everybody busy.
Darren Aronofsky, Barbara Kopple and John Waters are among helmers lined up to participate in this year's American Directors at Cannes press conference.
The 27th Annual Gen Art Fest closed Tuesday night with Hilary Bermingham's "What Happened to Tully" nabbing the Cataland/Calypso Audience Award and Matthew Huffman's "Playing Mona Lisa" winning the…
Winding down toward Thursday's closing-night stint with Ethan Hawke and "Hamlet," the San Francisco Intl. Film Festival posted a busy second weekend with in-person tributes to Abbas Kiarostami and…
Allen Daviau has been named cinematographer in residence at UCLA's School of Theater Film and Television.
Moritz de Hadeln will step down as exec director for the Berlin Intl. Film Festival after the 2001 edition of the event, it was announced, ending days of speculation after reports that he had been…
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra will present its 11th annual Silent Film Gala on June 19 at UCLA's Royce Hall.