Mira Sorvino and James Cromwell will be honored at the 2005 Artivist Film Festival, which recognizes socially conscious filmmakers, activist celebrities and charitable organizations.
American World Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Christopher Lambert pic "Day of Wrath."
Velvet Steamroller, the indie production company and fund behind Robert Englund's horror pic "2001 Maniacs," on which it is partnered with GreeneStreet, has hired Steve Bulzoni as VP of distribution…
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DreamWorks has tapped Jeremy Leven ("The Notebook") to write the robot boxing project "Real Steel" and is in talks with Jonathan Mostow ("Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines") to direct.
Former Disney board member Irwin Russell received a $250,000 fee for negotiating Michael Ovitz's contract on behalf of the Mouse House and then voted to approve the contract as chairman of the…
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has selected filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin, who has specialized in docus about native Canadians, to receive its Pioneer Award.
CBS came out smoking on the opening night of the November sweep Thursday, but there was also room for Fox to enjoy some success with its season premiere of relocated drama "The OC."
Universal Pictures has promoted Dylan Clark to senior VP, production and development. Clark will continue to report to Scott Stuber and Mary Parent, vice chairs of worldwide production.
Revolution has set Rosario Dawson to play the female lead role of Mimi Marquez in "Rent," the Christopher Columbus-directed adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Jonathan Larson musical.
Miramax Films vet Matt Brodlie will join Sony unit TriStar Pictures to serve as senior veep, production and acquisitions, reporting to division topper Valerie Van Galder.