Martin Scorsese has been tapped Jury president for the 13th edition of the Marrakech Intl. Film Festival. Succeeding John Boorman, Scorsese will serve as jury prexy of the feature film competition…
Independent financing has always meant cobbling together a variety of sources, and in the past five years, financing against music licensing has become another funding source to add to the indie…
While Emmett/Furla stands as a powerhouse shingle in the feature film world, the company's recent venture into television space is like a return to elementary school, according to Randall Emmett.
HONG KONG — China's Bona Film Group is to launch a $162 million (RMB1 billion) fund to boost its production efforts. The Wuhu Bona Film Investment Management is understood to be the first of its kind…
A sold-out crowd filled the Warner Grand Theater in San Pedro, Calif., earlier this summer to celebrate the 35th anniversary of specialty record label Varese Sarabande. Among the parade of film music…
De Laurentiis intends to expand internationally in soccer over the next 10 years by acquiring a U.K. team, one in the U.S. and one in Brazil, to create a global network of clubs.
With two of the summer's highest-grossing films, “Despicable Me 2″ and “Fast and Furious 6,” Universal already has achieved its biggest year ever at the international box office, with $1.8 billion…
The Independent Filmmaker Project has tapped Katherine Oliver, the commissioner of the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, to receive the industry tribute at the 23rd annual…
"Looney Tunes" animator Abe Levitow's heirs are making sure that his work will be viewed by generations by donating his collection to the Academy. The Abe and Charlotte Levitow Collection, featuring…
This maximum-raunch sex comedy stays buoyant and likable throughout thanks to the winning presence of Aubrey Plaza in the lead.