“Heli,” the Mexican cartel drama from director Amat Escalante, won the ARRI/OSRAM award for best film at the Munich International Film Festival. The gala award ceremony took place on Saturday evening…
The jury of the CineMasters section of the 31st Munich film festival will consist of Steven Gaydos, VP and executive editor of Variety, German thesp-helmer Maria Schrader and New York publicist Peggy…
Superstorm Sandy hit New York City just as awards season got into full gear.
Tuesday's Manhattan premiere at the Sunshine Landmark Cinema had Alex Gibney and co-director Alison Ellwood digging back into the acid-fueled 1964 road trip of Ken Kesey and his Merry Pranksters with…
This year's New York Film Festival sports a revamped venue, an array of arty films seen at other fests and several changes designed to make the event easier for the public to access.
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the release of "The Wizard of Oz."
Andrew Saffir is remaking Gotham movie premieres in his own image: neat, reserved and available exclusively to the right people.
"The mix is the message," says PR queen Peggy Siegal of her deft hand at promotion parties. Of course, the most brutish part of my job is having to sit with men like George Clooney and Bruce Willis…
As awards season kicks into high gear, studios often find themselves with three kinds of movies: Good films that are tough sells, dicey pics with negative buzz, or little films that need to be…
Rainbow Media's Josh Sapan, Gotham PR maven Peggy Siegal, hypenate Bob Balaban and IFC's Evan Shapiro celebrated Siegel's birthday Tuesday. Event doubled as a premiere screening for IFC's…