Standing ovations, tears and laughter characterized the ceremony in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Festival of American Cinema here Wednesday.
The Independent Feature Project has announced director and writer finalists for the third annual Gordon Parks Awards.
Miramax Films and Rome-based distributor Medusa Films have pacted with Giuseppe Tornatore ("Cinema Paradiso") to direct an Italian-language period film "Malena," starring Monica Bellucci.
Producing-directing vet Don Mischer has been tapped exec-producer of the 2002 Winter Olympics opening and closing ceremonies in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The Independent Television Commission has come out in favor of ONdigital in its dispute with satcaster BSkyB over the supply of Sky Sports 2, one of several issues coming to a head in the…
Andy Nulman has ankled his position as CEO of the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival after 15 years with the Canuck laugh-fest.
In a case of Hollywood power coming full circle, Mel Harris is back as co-prexy and chief operating officer at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Susan Sarandon, John Lithgow and Debbie Reynolds have been cast as the lead voices in the animated film "Rugrats in Paris -- The Movie," the second feature based on Nickelodeon's "Rugrats" television…
The Swiss TV market is heating up for German players with Teutonic kidvid outfit EM.TV & Merchandising forming a strategic partnership with two Swiss channels within days of the launch of…
Gary E. Knell will succeed David Britt as president and CEO of Children's Television Workshop.
Former Universal Pictures acquisitions exec Ted Perkins and Hispanic marketing specialist Juan Carlos Nieto have formed Latin Universe, a new U.S. distrib that will focus on Spanish-lingo and Latino…