Miguel Arteta is the first to admit that his fantasy/melodrama script, with its 40 locations and numerous characters, was the worst idea a first-time feature filmmaker could attempt.
Indie producers Chris Hanley and James Robinson would seem at first glance to have as much in common as Evander Holyfield and Mahatma Gandhi.
The Independent Feature Project North (IFP/N) recently ventured into new territory, offering an unprecedented range of production grants and exhibition opportunities to Minnesota-based independent…
Photographer Greg Henry has been documenting the indie scene for several years. These photos from his recent exhibit at Los Angeles’ Paul Kopeikin Gallery inspired an upcoming book project by Henry…
Things are going pretty well for Ted Demme and Joel Stillerman: Their Spanky Pictures just moved into spacious new downtown offices and finished lensing its second feature film, "Noose."
David Flint, a prominent critic of Oz's media ownership laws, has been appointed chairman of federal communications law enforcement agency the Australian Broadcasting Authority .
Next month, Jason Kliot and Joana Vicente --- the husband-and-wife team who founded Open City Films four years ago --- will travel to Vietnam to produce Tony Bui's "Three Seasons."
Citing creative differences, director Stacy Title has fallen out of MGM's feature version of "The Mod Squad," a bigscreen update of the hit age-of-Aquarius TV series about three young dropouts who…
Artistic License (212) 265-9119 Sande Zeig works closely with filmmakers and distributes both documentaries and narrative films. Recent releases include “Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern,” “Riding the…
For the past five years, industryites on the prowl for new talent have gathered on the second Tuesday of the month at Gotham's Tribeca Film Center for First Look, a showcase for the work of new…
In showbiz, the ability to schmooze has always ranked right next to talent as the most important quality.