The zombie craze in popular culture has infected higher education. University of California, Irvine, has announced an online course based on "The Walking Dead." The university is partnering with AMC…
J.C. Suares, graphic designer and illustrator whose credits include the revamped look for weekly Variety in the early 1990s, died July 30 in Englewood, N.J., of heart failure after two surgeries to…
Andrew Z. Davis has been named president of production administration for Columbia Pictures. He will report to Col prexy Doug Belgrad, who made the announcement Wednesday. An industry vet himself…
Heather Dunoon has been tapped to receive the Michael Collyer Memorial Fellowship in Screenwriting from the Writers Guild of America East Foundation.
Top world's film festivals are pop-up microcosms of the film business: Places where, in an intense time frame, art and commerce mix. For university film programs, they are also an ideal teachable…
"Students want to come out here," Ithaca in L.A. program director Stephen Tropiano says, "but it was difficult managing that as an East Coast school." Having a presence in L.A. makes the jump less…
Jerome (Jerry) Courtland, an actor who later became a producer and director in film and television, working on shows including "The Flying Nun," "The Love Boat" and "Dynasty," died of heart disease…
The Writers Guild of America East Foundation has tapped Hailey O'Brien to receive its Michael Collyer Memorial Fellowship.
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YouTube has partnered with U. of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts and Columbia College of Chicago to launch YouTube Creator Institute Programs.
Twenty-eight students, from a submission pool of 520, have been selected as finalists for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 30th annual Student Academy Awards.