Aiming to fill the niche for high-end specialty films, veteran exhibitor Daniel Crown and indie producer Daniela Taplin Lundberg have launched Gotham-based Red Crown Prods. for development and…
With summer 3D blockbusters, about to hit, it's tough to be niche.
The future of specialty film could be now playing in your local multiplex -- and your living room.
By this time last year, a number of specialty films hoping to join the awards parade had already debuted.
What does it take to make a successful specialty film label? With the shuttering of Warner Independent Pictures and Picturehouse last month, followed by Paramount bringing its Vantage label into the…
Studio specialty divisions are no longer low-budget arthouse arms: Last year, the cost of production for specialty pics rose a whopping 60% vs. an 8% rise for major-studio titles.
Sequels had their day in the sun in 2007, but specialty films found dwindling auds.
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