New York University's Tisch School of the Arts is famed for its MBA/MFA program, which has churned out several Oscar winners. Ang Lee, Spike Lee and Martin Scorsese are all alums.
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LONDON — Hugh Jackman is to be feted with lifetime achievement awards at two leading European film festivals next month. San Sebastian will present its Donostia Award to the Australian thesp on Sept…
"Tracks" producer Emile Sherman is no stranger to the Lido. The last time the Australian producer, who makes up one-half of the producing duo at See-Saw Films ("The King's Speech"), hit Venice was…
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination — at least for a while.
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Grief doesn't rate high among emotional states suited to high-octane presentation; hence the disconnect between excessive style and sober content in "Burning Man," a feature-length montage posing as…
Alcon Entertainment has gone hog wild, closing a deal with Canadian animation studio Arc Prods. to develop the latter's short "Ormie" into a feature film with Arc co-producing. Deal was announced…
Peter Jackson has hit back at actors unions over their boycott of "The Hobbit,"
The seven major actors unions have told members not to work on "The Hobbit."
Maudlin sentiment, miserablist humor and scatological sight gags are affectionately but awkwardly molded together in a glum tale of friendship between two very unlikely pen pals.