Jane Nebel Henson, who partnered with her husband Jim Henson to launch the Muppets and worked to preserve his artistic legacy, died April 2 of cancer in Conn. She was 78. Born in Queens, N.Y., she…
Beki Probst has served as head of the European Film Market since 1988.
In a deal that ends the largest bidding war of Sundance so far this year, Relativity Media has acquired U.S. rights to Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut "Don Jon's Addiction" and is planning a…
During the last six years, Nu Image Films has quietly established not one but two full-service studios in unexpected locations.
Streaming and VOD gives sector a boost
Ben Roberts, former CEO of Protagonist Pictures, took on the role of director of the BFI Film Fund, considered one of the most influential jobs in the U.K. industry, on June 18. Following the launch…
David Fenkel, who ankled as president of Oscilloscope Laboratories in the spring, has launched indie distributor A24 Films in New York City.
Two adult brothers help their widower father move on after a tragic work-related accident, and in the process find new directions for their own lives in poignant, low-key drama "Camion."
Aaron L. Gilbert's Media House Capital has pacted with sales and production company Inferno Entertainment to co-finance and acquire modestly-budgeted features in the $5 million-$10 million range.
Newly created MipCube unites multidimensional landscape
Rochelle Deckelbaum has joined Ensemble, IPG Mediabrands' entertainment arm, as VP of branded content.