Digital distribution of music on the Internet emerged as the most compelling Midem 1998 issue by Wednesday, the last complete day of business, with initially ambivalent indie record companies…
EXCLUSIVEDirector Matthew Bright, whose "Freeway" screened at Sundance two years ago, has signed on to adapt and direct the U.S. remake of Danish box office hit "Pusher" for Screenland Pictures.
The World Animation Celebration will return to Pasadena for the second consecutive year with a weeklong series of screenings, symposiums, seminars and competitions. The Pasadena Civic Center will…
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Warner Bros. has upped Nancy Kirkpatrick, a veteran publicist responsible for many of the studio's most successful motion picture releases, to the position of senior vice president of publicity.
EXCLUSIVEBuena Vista TV senior VP of development Michael Davies is ankling his post in the next few weeks to join ABC Entertainment, where he will oversee alternative series and specials.
Gary Johns has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Sony Cinema Products Corp., the technology group encompassing Sony's trademark sound system, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound (SDDS).
Cinema Completions Intl. (CCI), the bond company owned by Aon Corp. and CNA, has announced four elevations in its Universal City-based offices.
Alain Resnais' musical comedy "On Connait la Chanson" has emerged as the hot favorite to walk away with a host of Cesar awards (the French equivalent of the Oscars), grabbing 12 nominations…
Special effects house Digital Domain, having just spawned co-founder James Cameron's massive f/x entity known as "Titanic," has realized a pair of byproducts from the association: a new f/x house -…
Brett Harrelson ("The People vs. Larry Flynt") has signed to star opposite Robert Patrick ("Terminator 2: Judgment Day," "Cop Land") in Scott Spiegel's "Texas Blood Money," the sequel to Dimension…
In a move at once unusual and understandable, Sony Pictures Entertainment executives announced Monday that "The Replacement Killers" would receive its world premiere and initial regular theatrical…