Last week's startling news that Focus Features was losing its leader, moving out of its New York headquarters and absorbing another indie distributor with a mandate to release movies that have a more…
Ted Hope is departing as head of the San Francisco Film Society, which runs the San Francisco Film Festival, after slightly over a year in the post. Hope told Variety that he wants to return to being…
LOCARNO — Marking its 20th anni, October's Valdivia Festival, Chile's most important film event and a launch-pad for a now dazzling new generation of Chilean directors, will throw a spotlight on…
The Palm Springs International Shortfest, North America's largest short film festival, awarded prizes in 19 categories Sunday, with a total of $110,000 worth of cash and services going to filmmakers…
When I was reading Peter Biskind's Down and Dirty Pictures a few years ago, I was literally shaken by Biskind's observation that "in the '90s there were three New York-based companies comprised of…
The San Francisco Film Society and the Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced six projects that will receive funding for the Fall 2012 SFFS/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grants totaling $300,000.
Since 2002, Sean Baker's claim to fame was a puppet named Greg the Bunny. Co-created by fellow NYU film school alumni Spencer Chinoy and Dan Milano, the character saw iterations on IFC and Fox…
Gotham producer Ted Hope will take over as head of the San Francisco Film Society, which runs the San Francisco Film Festival. Starting Sept. 1, he'll fill the slot left vacant by the death of…
U.S. VOD market strong but foreign buyers still wary
This brittle, beautifully understated San Fernando Valley character study has a bright fest future ahead.
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