While luring Italian moviegoers into theaters during the summer months has long remained a pipedream, the local arm of UIP this year will attempt to counter the warm-weather slump with a strong slate…
Kunikazu Sogabe is departing from his post as VP of Far East/Asia, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. (CTFDI) to pursue other interests in the Asian region.
SPAIN Spain’s biggest niche pay TV channel producer, Barcelona-based Media Park, has entered into film production, taking stakes in two Spanish pics. Media Park will put up 50% of the financing for…
The Directors Guild of America's African-Advisory Steering Committee has elected Paris Barclay, Reginald D. Brown and Michael Schultz as co-chairs.
Peter Bart: The Backlot
The crowd at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue sipped champagne and ate Wolfgang Puck hors d'oeuvres, just as they will each Oscar night starting in 2002.
The BBC has struck a deal to supply programming to Yes Television's broadband video-on-demand service. Several hundred hours of BBC shows across all genres will be available to Yes subscribers via a…
Those naughty bandits of Oscar statuettes weren't about to get a second chance Sunday night. The dozens of Academy Awards trophies that junkman Willie Fulgear rescued from the trash last week arrived…
The buzz at this year's Oscar parties in New York was centered mostly on the results of the controversial poll of 356 Academy members that the Wall Street Journal ran Friday, a move that Gotham's…
Helmers of the five foreign-language Oscar contenders packed the Academy theater on Saturday to discuss their pics and passions with producer and Foreign Language Film Award Executive Committee chair…
Not to suggest that they don't write 'em like they used to, but a medley of Oscar tunes from the past lent an emotional centerpiece to the 72nd annual Academy Awards that the film overviews lacked…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- Damien Chazelle Becomes Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History for ‘La La Land’
- ‘Moonlight’ Writers Dedicate Best Adapted Screenplay Win to the Underrepresented
- Viola Davis Becomes First Black Actor to Win an Oscar, Emmy & Tony