Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the rights in North America to Malik Bendjelloul's directorial debut "Searching for Sugar Man."
Hot off its Golden Globes win for comedy or musical, "The Artist" leads the pack with 12 BAFTA nominations, announced in London Tuesday morning.
Opting mostly for mainstream studio titles, the Producers Guild of America has tapped 10 nominees for its top feature award -- "The Artist," "Bridesmaids," "The Descendants," "The Girl with the…
Looking to bolster its feature documentary slate, John Battsek and Andrew Ruhemann's Passion Pictures is teaming with Simon Chinn's Red Box Films and Gotham-based producer Julie Goldman.
The DGA has nominated six directors for its top feature documentary award.
Chinn has an impressive set of credits producing TV docs and docudramas. He got the idea for "Man on Wire" when he heard Philippe Petit on radio talking about his coup in walking an illegal tightrope…
Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" and David Fincher's "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" lead the field in the noms for the British Academy Film Awards with 11 apiece.
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