Three years ago last month, Jon Furie, the owner of below-the-line agency Montana Artists, committed suicide at 48. At the time, many believed his death would also spell the end of the agency he had…
Montana Artists has signed 1st AD Dan "Laz" Lazarovits ("The Frozen Ground"), production designer Alan Bainee ("Intruders"), d.p. Cameron Duncan ("Southland") and costume designer Kim Wilcox ("Nobody…
If director Daniel Espinosa had his way, Hollywood's studio culture would embrace a kinder, gentler approach to filmmaking.
Montana Artists signed production designer Roland Rosenkranz ("CSI: Miami"), vfx producers Joseph A. Zaki "The Smurfs") and Eric J. Robertson "The Da Vinci Code."
Montana Artists signed 1st AD Richard Patrick ("The Bounty Hunter"), d.p. Allan Westbrook ("The Good Guys") and costume designer Meredith Markworth-Pollack. ("Hart of Dixie").
WPA signed producer Ellen Schwartz ("Something Borrowed") and d.p.'s Danny Moder ("Jesus Henry Christ") and Sidney Sidell ("Lie to Me"). Agency booked producer/UPM Cleve Landsberg on TNT's…
Even before the first ring had stopped, d.p. Jeff Cronenweth saw the name on his phone and knew immediately what the call from Europe was all about: David Fincher was having issues with the shooting…
On the day Eduard Grau first met Tom Ford, the fashion-designer-turned-director hired the young cinematographer to shoot "A Single Man."
"Precious" helmer Lee Daniels can't be easy to work for. But what emerged from reports of on-set tumult is a film that's been met with standing ovations at screenings and festivals.
Montana Artists Agency has tapped Ralph Berge as senior VP of television and Nick Malkin as commercial department head.
When 48-year-old Jon Furie jumped to his death at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood on July 18, he left behind a loving family, loyal friends and associates -- and an apparently prospering…