The European Women's Audiovisual network, a new organization for women working in the entertainment industry, will hold a pitching training course next month. The workshop, which will help producers…
Bullets and sledgehammers couldn’t penetrate the transparent barrier at the center of CBS' summer hit "Under the Dome." But commercials did. The sci-fi drama, which completed its first 13-episode run…
Over the past three decades, as the founding dean of Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman U., Bob Bassett has continually pushed to innovate ways of giving students practical, hands-on…
Queen Latifah is set to host and narrate “Teach,” a two-hour spesh on CBS that will explore America’s education system. Special, from Davis Guggenheim and Participant Media, will bow on the Eye Sept…
Known as "Nazie" to family and friends, Wallis made history with her portrayal of 6-year-old Hushpuppy in "Beasts of the Southern Wild," becoming the youngest performer ever nominated for an Oscar.
For the past two semesters, I have been teaching a graduate film studies course at Dodge College. The truth is, no one learned more from the experience than I did.
A well-intentioned but thuddingly obvious addition to the "Stand and Deliver" subgenre of high-school inspirational dramas.
Influenced by this summer's highly anticipated "Iron Man 3," which during production filmed a different version in order to appease government officials in China, several film schools nationwide have…
On Broadway, Robert Duvall and Al Pacino played David Mamet's two-bit hustler Teach in “American Buffalo,” and did so memorably. It is to Ron Eldard's credit that he presents an entirely different…
Give a kid a rainbow wig as a carnival prize and you know what happens next.