Film Independent has selected 10 fellows for its 14th annual Screenwriting Lab, the non-profit that produces the Spirit Awards and Los Angeles Film Fest announced on Thursday. This year’s honorees…
Austin — As "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" opens South by Southwest Friday with a comic flourish, hundreds of bizzers — including the fest's largest-ever buyer contingent — begin the real SXSW…
Sundance starlet Mackenzie Davis ("Breathe In"), Nicholas Braun ("The Perks of Being a Wallflower") and Josh Fadem ("The Eric Andre Show") are in talks to star in Sony Pictures' genre movie "The…
After spinning a hit out of "The Amazing Spider-Man," producer Matt Tolmach has been set by Sony Pictures to produce its reimagining of Joe Johnston's 1995 pic "Jumanji" along with original producer…
Complementary skill sets make pair perfect fit to steer org onward
Michel Hazanavicius' "The Artist" and Jeff Nichols' "Take Shelter" have topped the Spirit nominations with five each.
Brett Ratner will be honored as part of the Friars Club Comedy Film Festival, opening in Gotham Oct. 12 with SXSW fave "Natural Selection."
Film Independent has selected "Midnight Sun" writer/director Chris Eigeman and producer Eric Morris as the recipients of a $15,000 production grant, funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
An engagingly offbeat comedy that respects its characters too much to push too hard for easy laugh.
"Natural Selection," helmer Robbie Pickering's feature bow, nabbed the South by Southwest film festival's grand jury and audience awards for narrative feature at Tuesday night's award ceremony in…