A new rule allowing more experienced directors into competition has cinephiles buzzing ahead of the 11th Morelia Intl. Film Festival, running Oct. 18-27.
Launched by IM Global and Canana, the most ambitious initiative ever to sell Latin American pics to the world will unveil its first slate of fully-finished films at Toronto. The Mundial venture is…
MADRID — Teaming Stuart Ford's IM Global and Mexico and L.A.-based Canana — headed by Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna and Pablo Cruz — new sales-financing venture Mundial has entered Brazil. Taking…
MADRID — Mundial, the six-month-old Mexico-based sales-financing venture teaming Hollywood's IM Global and Mexico's Canana, has acquired international rights to "Chavez," actor-turned-director Diego…
If Hollywood pundits think the producers of the Academy Awards have a tough job putting on a good TV show, consider the plight of those in charge of the Tony telecast.
Meera Menon, who directed “Farah Goes Bang” from her own script, has been selected as the winner of the Tribeca Film Festival’s inaugural Nora Ephron Prize. The kudo was unveiled at the annual…
Wouldn’t we all kill to be invited to a dinner party at Sue Mengers’? But, as Bette Midler puts it so plainly to the auds at her solo show, “Of course I would ask you to stay but … well … look at…
The Tribeca Film Festival will launch an annual award, named for the late writer-director Nora Ephron, to be given to a female writer or director. The Nora Ephron Prize, which comes with a $25,000…
The Writers Guild of America East will hold a tribute to the late Nora Ephron at the guild's awards ceremonies on Sunday.
LD Entertainment ("The Grey") has optioned film rights to the four novels that comprise Becca Fitzpatrick's bestselling young adult series "The Hush, Hush Saga."