Kino Lorber has nabbed all U.S. rights to Daniel Auteuil’s “Marius” and “Fanny,” the French star-turned-helmer’s follow up to “The Well-Digger’s Daughter.” Both pics are part of French author Marcel…
Easily the most innocent, family-friendly ode to hallucinogenic drug use since "Puff the Magic Dragon," "Attila Marcel" marks writer-director Sylvain Chomet's charming first foray into live action…
BAFTA Los Angeles will honor Benedict Cumberbatch at the 2013 Britannia Awards Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton. Cumberbatch, who stars in Toronto opener “The Fifth Estate,” will receive the British…
Jason Bateman wants "Bad Words" to be his calling card for major studios. The 43-year-old actor's dark comedy — his directorial debut — premieres Friday in Toronto. The indie, produced by Bateman's…
World sales company Beta Cinema has picked up all distribution rights outside the U.S. and Canada to U.S. indie comedy "Walter," which stars Virginia Madsen, William H. Macy, Neve Campbell and Andrew…
Film Independent has selected 10 fellows for its 14th annual Screenwriting Lab, the non-profit that produces the Spirit Awards and Los Angeles Film Fest announced on Thursday. This year’s honorees…
With his live-action debut, French animation auteur Sylvain Chomet has transposed the offbeat charm, singular characters and richly layered visual style of his Oscar-nommed hand-drawn toons, "The…
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to coming-of-age drama "Refuge," starring "Breaking Bad" actress Krysten Ritter.
SAG-AFTRA is seeking to dismiss the lawsuit filed by former SAG president Ed Asner and 15 others, which alleged extensive misconduct in its handling of foreign levies and residuals they are owed. The…
Bill Condon's biopic thriller "The Fifth Estate," starring Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 5. "Information is the most…
Another feisty and feminine take on contempo life from star-scribe-helmer Sophie Letourneur.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History