For the Russian biz to develop further it needs to cultivate more producers of the stature of Alexander Rodnyansky, who has established a stable of interlinking companies that allow him to exploit…
Jayne Mansfields Car
ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukraine's Odessa Intl. Film Festival kicked off Friday with a glitzy opening at the city's opulent Opera House, where Serbian director Emir Kusturica was presented with the fest's…
Business goes on at the Tribeca Film Festival, even for films that aren’t in Tribeca: Anchor Bay, whose acquisitions exec is in Gotham for the fest, has acquired North American rights to “Small Time,”…
Day Two of the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival brings news of a second title picked up for distribution, with Anchor Bay snagging North American rights to horror outing "Mr. Jones" the day before its…
The Solution Entertainment Group has come onboard to produce and co-finance Bobby Moresco's indie crime thriller "The Harbor" in partnership with producers Jonathan Zucker of 25A Prods. and Robert…
The Austin Film Festival has selected Billy Bob Thornton's "Jayne Mansfield's Car" as its closing night film on Oct. 25 with Thornton in attendance.
At 35, Marin event is key stop on road to film launches, Oscar night
Age-old clashes between fathers and sons are the rusty engine parts that drive "Jayne Mansfield's Car," a wheezy, schematic ensembler centered around two families in 1969 Alabama.
Billy Bob Thornton is co-writing and directing "And Then We Drove," a road movie the filmmaker describes as "ethereal."
"The Russians are coming!" is no longer a cry of Red-scare panic. At least not in Hollywood, where -- for filmmakers struggling to raise funds for adult dramas -- it's now an exclamation of relief…