Martin Scorsese’s historical drama “Silence” has locked down funding, with Fabrica de Cine and SharpSword Films coming on to produce and provide financing. “Silence” is scheduled to begin principal…
Center replaces Chinese Taipei Film Archive and absorbs documentary festival
A settlement has been reached in Cecchi Gori Pictures’ lawsuit against Martin Scorsese, claiming he had breached an agreement to direct “Silence” as his next movie. The “matter has been settled in…
1998 — Emmett/Furla founded 1999 October — Release first film, Nickolas Perry's "Speedway Junky" 2001 April — 10-pic distribution and financing deal with Avi Lerner's Nu Image/Millennium Films 2002…
Wine is a favorite hobby for biz figures from Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt and Drew Barrymore to Pixar’s John Lasseter, and now a theater chain known for its beer and snacks is embracing wine as a way…
CANNES—This year's Cannes saw a deluge of new titles brought onto the market. But, through Monday afternoon at least, there had not been a deluge of deals snapping them up. One day before the…
IM Global topper Stuart Ford knows how to make a splash with Martin Scorsese: Put him on a boat. The director mingled at one end of Emmett/Furla's yacht party on Thursday to promote “Silence,”…
After two decades of false starts and near misses, the director can now look forward to shooting his long-gestating adaptation of Japanese novelist Shusaku Endo's novel next summer.
Today's MGM is a corporate anomaly — it's either primed for a moment of rebirth or sitting in a holding pattern.
Weaving a uniquely devastating account of priestly pedophilia into an excoriating indictment of the entire Vatican power structure, Alex Gibney's typically well-assembled, meticulously researched…