New one-acts by scribes including Neil LaBute and Paul Rudnick are among the offerings on tap for Summer Shorts 2012, this year's edition of the Off Broadway fest of brief new works.
The film competish site Seeflik will bring 20 student-made shorts to Comcast's Xfinity Web, mobile and on demand services. These finalists participated in the site's online contest, "The Competition…
Ten animated shorts have advanced in the Oscar voting process, including, not surprisingly, Pixar's "La Luna," which most auds won't see until it plays in front of "Brave" next summer.
The biz is going long on shorts.
Summer momentum continued to build on the Rialto last week, with sales at most productions climbing -- although overall cume dipped in the wake of four post-Tony closings the prior frame.
Amazon.com is the latest consumer company to get into the film biz, launching a series of short pics on its Web site to promote an array of products that it sells and promising an upcoming "major…