Beeban Kidron's "Swept From the Sea" and Lee Tamahori's "The Edge" will be on view as world premiere galas at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, running Sept. 4-13.
Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and his producing partner Lawrence Bender have pacted with Maverick Records for distribution of the pair's A Band Apart Records, a recently bowed indie label.
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has hired Hallmark Entertainment's Marc Lorber to lead the company's first foray into the TV business.
Digital Domain it has reduced its 300-member work force by 10% in the wake of wrapping visual effects for James Cameron's "Titanic."
Aspiring digital artists looking to nail a job with one of the hot f/x houses often harbor visions of working on cutting edge visuals for blockbuster studio feature films.
News is becoming the latest weapon in the fiercely competitive battle for market share in Holland.
Charlize Theron, the blond bombshell thesp who starred in "2 days in the Valley," is in final talks for the psycho-horror pic "Astronaut's Wife" for New Line Cinema, the studio said Thursday.
A federal court judge has ruled that Michael Jackson is not liable for losses incurred by the producers of the failed 1994 "Jackson Family Honors" TV spec.
The motherboard of directors in charge of Siggraph '97 decided that the sharing of knowledge among the computer elite that the convention represents should also be available to educators and the next…
If you're among the millions of TV viewers who smiled the first time you saw computer-animated polar bears sipping Coca-Cola, then you've noticed the work of director Henry Anderson.
While the goal of most computer animation is realism, the creators of "Marvin the Martian in the 3rd Dimension," a CG, 3-D special venue film produced for Warner Bros.' international Movie World…