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.
Charles Gillibert's Paris-based CG Cinema has boarded "Eden," from French director Mia Hansen-Love. Spanning over the last two decades, the drama chronicles the rise and fall of one of the DJs who…
Sony chief Michael Lynton has joined the USC School of Cinematic Arts Board of Councilors. The board helps spearhead the school’s fundraising, as well as overall planning and development. Lynton, CEO…
Steven Markovitz is a South African a feature and documentary producer, whose films have been co-produced with nearly a dozen countries around the world. His latest pic, "African Metropolis,"…
Looking into their crystal ball, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg predicted the imminent arrival of a radically different entertainment landscape, including pricey movie tickets, a vast migration of…
The Dubai Intl. Film Festival is launching a Cinematic Innovation Summit in tandem with its 10th edition, with Pixar co-founder Alvy Ray Smith, Lava Bear Films topper David Linde and Avatar thesp…
Film production has undergone a seismic shift in Ecuador, where output has jumped to five to six pics annually compared to a single pic every three years in the '90s and early 2000s.
An unhealthy side effect of covering TV too long is beginning to think like executives and producers. So as reports began dribbling out about the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing, it was hard…
Indie Indian cinema has finally come of age on the international fest scene, and no film better demonstrates this than "Ship of Theseus."
The Berlinale's Culinary Cinema sidebar unveiled its showcase of cuisine-inspired pics on Monday, among them Hal Ashby's classic Hollywood comedy "Being There," starring Peter Sellers and Shirley…