Variance Films and FilmBuff have acquired U.S. rights to sci-fier “The History of Future Folk,” the debut feature from J. Anderson Mitchell and Jeremy Kipp Walker. Variance will release the film in…
Film Independent Spirit Awards
In a year where several Spirit nominees were also Oscar-nommed, "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking best feature and lead actress for Jennifer Lawrence with…
The Producers Guild of America’s plan to certify film credits is gaining traction. The Producers’ Mark — a lower-case “p.g.a.” after a certified producer’s name — has been approved for 21 films with…
Get on your toes. Prick up your ears. It's time for the "stand up and take notice" phase of awards season to begin.
The Film Independent Spirit Awards have confirmed their customary place on the kudos calendar, officially scheduling their ceremony for Feb. 23, the day before the Academy Awards.
"The Artist" has dominated at the Spirit awards as the tribute to Hollywood's silent film era took best feature, best director for Michel Hazanavicius, best cinematographer for Guillaume Schiffman…
Complementary skill sets make pair perfect fit to steer org onward
Writer-director Jeff Nichols and star Michael Shannon may have gotten most of the attention for the hallucinatory Sundance darling "Take Shelter," but it's unlikely the pic would have been realized…