The 23rd annual Slamdance Film Festival kicks off Jan. 20 and runs through Jan. 26 in Park City, with a new crop of rising filmmakers ready to present fresh and energizing work. Created in 1995 by…
Gravitas Ventures has acquired all North American rights to “Dear Mr. Watterson,” Joel Allen Schroeder’s documentary about Bill Watterson's "Calvin and Hobbes" comic strip. Gravitas Ventures will…
BOGOTA – Bogota-based director-producer Miguel Urrutia ("Wake Up and Die," "The Game of the Hangman") is attached to direct "Madness," from a screenplay by Robert McKee, one of the world's best-known…
ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukraine's Odessa Intl. Film Festival kicked off Friday with a glitzy opening at the city's opulent Opera House, where Serbian director Emir Kusturica was presented with the fest's…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Annette Funicello, who first gained fame as a 12-year-old Mousekeeter on Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club" in the 1950s and then starred opposite Frankie Avalon in a series of musical beach party…
Vice Films and Snoopadelic Films have set a March 15 release in six cities for Andy Capper's documentary "Reincarnated," tracing the life of Snoop Dogg.
The elaborate theatrical artifice on view in Joe Wright's bold, risky take on Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" constitutes the film's defining trait. And it's these production qualities that largely account…
In the world of Fredrik Bond, people are always moving -- dancing, falling, running -- through time and space, with energy and panache.
If it's hard to be completely satisfied with the Oscars' foreign-language category, it's harder still, say the new leaders of the foreign-lingo committee, to come up with a better alternative.
Sony Pictures and Adam Sandler's Happy Madison banner have tapped their "Just Go With It" scribe Tim Dowling to rewrite "Pixels," which has added "The King of Kong" helmer Seth Gordon as an executive…