A year after approving a production incentives law, Panama is seeing the benefits in a boost for local productions and co-productions. "With the exception of 2007 (when “Quantum of Solace” shot in…
Though the Oscars get the lion's share of the attention, AMPAS organizers care just as deeply about another set of awards the org distributes each year. Aiming to foster talent at an early age, the…
The state of Montana touted its filmmaking prowess Friday at the Los Angeles Film Festival with the world premiere of "Winter in the Blood" from director brothers Alex and Andrew Smith.
Women In Film feted filmmakers Jordana Spiro, Martha Shane and Lana Wilson at its seventh annual Sundance Filmmakers Panel this week.
The San Francisco Film Society and the Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced six projects that will receive funding for the Fall 2012 SFFS/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grants totaling $300,000.
Tribeca Film Institute, the nonprofit that is loosely affiliated with the Tribeca Film Festival, has tapped six multi-platform, "transmedia" projects to receive a total of $400,000 for its second…
It makes sense that folks would be in a fine mood when $1.2 million in grants are being handed out, and such was the case at the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s annual luncheon Thursday.
A trio of science-themed projects have picked up a total of $150,000 from the TFI Sloan Filmmaker Fund, presented each year by the Tribeca Film Institute and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Steven Spielberg has placed another Brit in a key role for the DreamWorks drama "Lincoln," as Jared Harris has been cast as Ulysses S. Grant.
The International Documentary Assn. has tapped four feature-length documentaries, aimed at illuminating pressing social issues, to receive a total of $75,000 from the Pare Lorentz Documentary Fund.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. rounded up Leonardo DiCaprio, Gerard Butler, Lea Michele and sundry other stars Thursday afternoon to fete the org's charitable efforts, which this year totaled a…