Swedish director Roy Andersson's "Songs From the Second Floor," which won a Jury Prize at Cannes last year, has pulled four noms for the Golden Bugs, the country's equivalent to the Oscars.
German post-production giant Das Werk has bolstered its visual f/x offerings by acquiring Los Angeles-based Centropolis Effects from director Roland Emmerich and producer Dean Devlin's Centropolis…
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Despite serious interest from several movie companies, Alliance Atlantis' television division has snared the cable rights to "The Gold Code," penned by science writer James Shreve. Turner net TBS has…
Will Patton, Debra Messing, Alan Bates and Lucinda Jenney have joined Richard Gere and Laura Linney in "The Mothman Prophecies" for Lakeshore Entertainment and Sony's Screen Gems. "Will & Grace"…
After four months of negotiations, hip-hop destination sites Hookt.com and Platform.net merged on Monday. Financial terms were not disclosed.
A management crisis at Swedish pubcaster SVT is the result of last year's poor restructuring, not a lack of financing, according to a report to be released today by a consulting firm.
Dallas-based exhibitor Silver Cinemas, whose well-known Landmark Cinemas arthouse circuit is a core holding, is expected to reveal today that a pair of lenders have agreed to buy the ailing company…
Cartoon Network Online has upped Sam Register to senior VP and creative director.
Wind Dancer Films, which most recently produced "What Women Want," has signed an exclusive three-year deal with Winchester Films under which the latter will provide development and arrange financing…
Writer-director Rod Lurie's "The Contender" will receive this year's Alan J. Pakula Award, the Broadcast Film Critics Assn.'s highest honor, at the sixth annual Critics' Choice luncheon Jan. 22 at…