Monday is the deadline for animated feature filmmakers eligible for consideration for the 77th Academy Awards to submit entry forms and supporting materials to the Academy.
Eddie Michaels is taking his name off of his Hollywood-based praisery and promoting Zachary Rosenfield to a principal in the company. What had been Eddie Michaels & Associates will now go by the name…
Blockbuster's first earnings report since spinning off from Viacom wasn't pretty as the rental giant took a $1.5 billion writeoff and reported a net loss of $1.42 billion.
"Picture This: Blondie and Debbie Harry," a feature docu cataloging famed shutterbug Mick Rock's collaborations with the seminal New Wave songstress Harry, is one highlight of the upcoming New York…
Mos Def ("The Woodsman") and Anthony Mackie ("Brother to Brother," "She Hate Me") are two of the nominees set to duke it out for IFP/New York's Breakthrough Actor Award at the upcoming Gotham Awards…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is kicking off a lecture series devoted to docs, with the inaugural event titled "Documentaries of Dissent," at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Nov. 10.
DreamWorks Animation's debut on the public markets today will be anything but a nightmare. The first Hollywood IPO since MGM's 1997 offering is set to be a bona fide hit, as underwriters priced it…
NBC and ABC are racing to bring the 9/11 Commission report to the small screen as longform projects. Peacock project will be penned by Graham Yost ("Boomtown") and focus on the events leading up to…
Ethnic specialty channel TLN Telelatino will bow three premium Italian digital TV channels in one package, Super Trio Italiano, in Canada in mid-November.
David Watkin, Aki Kaurismaki and Timo Salminen will be honored by Camerimage, the 12th Intl. Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography, which runs Nov. 27 to Dec. 4 in Lodz, Poland.
Just for Variety: Leonardo DiCaprio celebrates his 30th birthday Nov. 11 and he tells me, "my best birthday present would be a victory for John Kerry and John Edwards."
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