Director Steven Spielberg will add another feather to his cap, receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the fifth annual Governor's Arts Awards.
There's a certain poetry in the fact that the Capella companies (Capella Films and Capella Intl.) got their name from the brightest star in a constellation.
Anne Parillaud, Adam Coleman Howard and Amanda Plummer will topline in the surreal thriller "Dead Girl," which begins lensing for CineTel Pictures and Peacetime Entertainment in late March.
Over the past couple of years I have reviewed several dozen creative financing schemes. Major studios, independents, first-time producers and well-respected producers all have been approached with a…
While country music was the big market share gainer last year at 4%, the popular music genre eeked out just a 1% increase in popularity, taking a back seat to rock 'n' roll, which continues to be…
Stephen M. Race has been named senior VP of Philips Interactive Media, Philips Media's interactive software publishing unit.
As the AFCI continues to expand its membership, and military base closures offer unique opportunities for some film offices, new technology continues to be at the forefront of special concerns for…
World Films Inc. has acquired international rights to Jim Carroll's "The Basketball Diaries," starring Oscar-nominated actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the company announced Thursday at the American Film…
The Producers Entertainment Group has formed a development and packaging partnership with the personal management firm headed by veteran talent managers Roy Silver and Peter Golden.
Developed somewhat along the lines of a NAFTA agreement for the arts, the National Endowment for the Arts has decided to expand its artists residency program with Mexico to now include Canada.
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced that the ninth annual Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting has gotten under way and that as many as five $ 25,000 fellowships…