The Gotham Independent Film Awards have named indie stalwart Richard Linklater as the recipient of the kudos' annual director tribute. Filmmaker will be honored alongside Katherine Oliver, the…
The Independent Filmmaker Project has tapped Katherine Oliver, the commissioner of the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, to receive the industry tribute at the 23rd annual…
A trifling comedy about writer's block that aims for a blend of Richard Curtis-style cheeriness and arch literary satire.
The kind of fete where a German supermodel, a boy-wonder tech mogul and a Shakespearean actor find themselves getting the same award could only happen in New York City. The eighth annual Made in NY…
Variety honored New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Katherine Oliver, the Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, at an afternoon cocktail event in Gotham April 24.
Established in 1966, the New York City Mayor's Office of Film, Theater and Broadcasting is the oldest film commission in the country. And when Katherine Oliver was appointed by Gotham mayor Michael…
When Michael Bloomberg became the mayor of New York on Jan. 1, 2002, he took the reins of a city still reeling from the devastating aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks just four months earlier.
Entertainment industry activists, some of them motivated into action after the Newtown shootings, on Wednesday slammed the Senate's inability to pass gun background check measures, as progressive…
The American Film Institute has revived its “Night at the Movies” program after a five-year hiatus. The event is set for April 24 at the ArcLight Hollywood. The program, presented with Target, is…
Gotham's Steiner Studios will soon house a new Graduate School of Cinema, part of Brooklyn College, and with substantial investment from the city of New York.