With movie music nights having become de rigueur at concert halls and amphitheaters across the land — not to mention recently sprung festival showcases — it might be important to note the event that…
History of Future Folk
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. After Earth Distributor: Sony The last time M. Night Shyamalan tried his…
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…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Ten years ago, the Buenos Aires Intl. Independent Film Festival's Buenos Aires Lab was Latin America's first works-in-progress showcase, and now it's undergoing a radical reboot and expanding…
Theater stints for William Friedkin, William Petersen and Amy Brenneman are on tap for the 2013-14 season at the Geffen Playhouse. Friedkin will direct the L.A. nonprofit's revival of Harold Pinter's…
A federal judge has ruled in favor of Angelina Jolie and producers of “In the Land of Blood and Honey” in a suit in which an author claimed that the project lifted from his novel about war-torn…
A&E's latest scripted drama "Bates Motel" had a strong opening to 3 million viewers in its 10 p.m. timeslot Monday , making the bow the net's most-watched original drama debut in the cabler's key…
Laura Colella's "Breakfast With Curtis" has won Film Independent's Find Your Audience Award.
Film Independent has announced a trio of nominees for its Find Your Audience Award -- Sara Lamm and Mary Wigmore's "Birth Story: Ina May Gaskin and the Farm Midwives," Laura Collela's "Breakfast With…
Time Warner is eyeing an investment in digital upstart Maker Studios, a key producer of original programming for YouTube.
Independent film sellers are finding that the patchwork of overseas video-on-demand platforms represent a godsend due to competition for exclusives within territories and mushrooming aggregate sales.