Celebrating 100 years of setting technical standards for film and TV, the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers gave itself a rousing birthday bash Friday night at the Dolby Ballroom at…
Actor, presenter, and Broadway star John O'Hurley, perhaps best known for playing J. Peterman on "Seinfeld," will host the Centennial Gala of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers in…
Visual-effects pioneer Douglas Trumbull first appeared in Variety on Dec. 17, 1968, in a review of the sex satire "Candy," for which he created two outer-space sequences. His other movie credit that…
Spanish actress Victoria Abril will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with its Excellence Award Moët & Chandon on the Swiss fest's Piazza Grande on Aug. 10 Abril, muse to Pedro Almodóvar, will be…
ROME — The 66th Locarno Film Festival has unveiled a promisingly diverse lineup, comprising a greater number of established international auteurs, along with newcomers, and also crowdpleasers such as…
ROME — The Locarno Film Festival is paying homage to Douglas Trumbull, who will receive the Swiss fest’s new Vision Award and hold two masterclasses about his pioneering visual effects work. Locarno…
MADRID — Quentin Tarantino will receive the 5th Lumiere Award at France's 2013 Lumiere-Grand Lyon Festival, a unique film event held in the city of Lyon, whose program is made up almost entirely of…
Senior Pathe exec Francois Ivernel has quit the European mini-major to start up London-based production company Montebello Prods. Most recently, Ivernel had been serving as chairman of the board and…
Nearly bereft of laughs, this final "Hangover" should nonetheless generate lucrative business
LONDON — The market for alternative content for movie theaters continues to heat up as a new entrant, Mr Wolf, enters the fray. The company, which has offices in London and Los Angeles, specializes…
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