The father of postwar Polish cinema, Andrzej Wajda has seen more artistic and political turmoil come and go in his country's history than most elder statesmen.
Michael Laughlin could be the poster boy for over-50 screenwriters everywhere.
Forget pasta, Prada threads, Vespas and Fiats; Italy's most popular and enduring export is Sofia Scicolone, the smoldering Mediterranean beauty who grew up poor in the shadow of Vesuvius and…
George Nolfi doesn't exactly hail from the kind of pedigree one associates with today's screenwriters.
For American film execs who are either making the trip to Venice for the first time or have made it an annual pilgrimage, attending Venice is a no-brainer.
Fraternal filmmakers Alex and Andrew Smith bring an unusually acute literary sensibility to the "hip" indie film scene.
Continuing our series on creatives that was inaugurated with the "New Directors" focus in Daily Variety's 1997 Sundance Film Fest special report (Daily Variety, Jan. 15, 1997), Variety spotlights 10…
The Discovery Channel and its worldwide partner the BBC plan to launch a second channel in the region within a year.
Radio giants Chancellor Media and Capstar Broadcasting have inked a $4.1 billion stock swap merger agreement to create the nation's largest radio group, a broadcasting behemoth encompassing 463 radio…
Scribes Rene Balcer ("Law & Order") and Dana Stevens ("City of Angels") will kick off the 25th year of the Humanitas Master Writers Workshops.
Winging east, Giselle Fernandez of "Access Hollywood" and Hector Elizondo of "Chicago Hope" head here next month to co-host the 12th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards.