LOCARNO — Paris-based sales company Memento Films International has added new buyers in its step-by-step but buoyant sales roll out of Destin Daniel Cretton's South by Southwest Fest wow, "Short Term…
Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Industries, best known for its weekly podcasts and YouTube videos, has entered the film biz, partnering with Tribeca Film to co-release the comedy “Zero Charisma.” Film is…
L.A. Film Fest: 'Mother, ' 'Code' Nab Jury Awards; 'Short Term,' 'Wadjda,' 'American' Take Audience Awards
Janis Nord's Latvian drama "Mother, I Love You" and Ryan McGarry's medical documentary "Code Black" have taken the narrative and documentary jury awards at the Los Angeles Film Festival.
Director Destin Cretton's adolescent drama “Short Term 12″ won the grand jury prize for best narrative feature at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Tuesday night. The buzzy SXSW title…
Austin-based Drafthouse Films has bought all U.S. rights, with a theatrical commitment to 20 markets, to E.L. Katz's feature bow "Cheap Thrills," which world preemed Friday at the Alamo Ritz in South…
For years, Texas films were the last thing people wanted to see at South by Southwest, to the extent that local directors begged fest programmers not to put them in the Lone Star section.
Following the suit of the Lone Star state's "Everything is bigger" dictum, the minds behind South by Southwest Interactive are capitalizing this year on the Austin-centered fest's cutting-edge…
Fandango is getting into the box office tracking action with a new movie buzz meter that collects and analyzes the ticketing site's online and mobile traffic. Announced Friday at the South by…
Austin – LA-based 1inMM Productions has teamed with Miami-based TV distribution company Alebrije Entertainment to create One Key Entertainment, aimed at acquiring English-language feature films to…
Virgil Films topper Joe Amodei has been tapped as film festival director of the year-old CBGB Festival.