Sheila Whitaker, who served as director of international programs for the Dubai International Film Festival, died Monday in London. She was previously director of the London Film Festival from 1987…
Spanish actress Victoria Abril will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with its Excellence Award Moët & Chandon on the Swiss fest's Piazza Grande on Aug. 10 Abril, muse to Pedro Almodóvar, will be…
A South American animation company is spearheading a crowdsourcing effort to ID a flip book that could be a reproduction of one of George Méliès' early films. However, film preservationists…
Arnold Schwarzenegger is turning to the zombie world, signing on to star in and produce "Maggie."
China: Hollywood continues to explore new roads to China. For the fourth "Transformers" film, Paramount Pictures has brokered a "cooperation agreement" with CCTV's China Movie Channel and Jiafl ix…
DDA Public Relations has promoted Dana Archer to the posts of president and partner from the exec VP slot.
'Bekas,' 'Wadjda' to unspool as part of cross-cultural mix
Relativity Media has closed a deal with "Snitch" helmer Ric Roman Waugh to direct and rewrite sci-fi thriller "Tipping Point."
The "ick" factor is high in "American Mary," though to the credit of sophomore feature writer-helmers Jen and Sylvia Soska, those squirms are induced as much psychologically as by graphic surgical…
DDA Public Relations has promoted Los Angeles office chief Dana Archer to Executive VP.