ANNECY– Luiz Bolognesi's feature debut “Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury” won the Crystal nod, Annecy's top award, at a ceremony on Saturday. Nod illustrates the flourishing of toon industries in…
France’s Annecy animated film festival will open June 10 with a special open-air screening of Disney’s “Monsters University.” The feature toons set for competition are “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s…
Where to begin? Well, there’s a live vulture on stage, and an uprooted tree suspended in mid-air, and a pool of water that appears to be bottomless. And that’s before the house lights even go down on…
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XLrator Media has picked up world rights to "Apostles of Comedy: Onwards and Upwards," the standup pic starring a trio of Christian comics.
Spain's first stop-motion feature, "The Apostle," mixes local folklore and time-honored horror into a distinctive, truly haunting whole. Fernando Cortizo's compelling debut is let down slightly by a…
Looking to start a action-thriller franchise, Warner Bros. has picked up feature rights to develop Brad Thor's Scot Harvath thriller novels and set up development with Warner-based Bill Gerber and…
This summer, Santiago was home to Spain's first digital 3-D stop-motion movie, "The Apostle." Meanwhile, Alfonso Cabaleiro, Galicia's new media minister, met with Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez to…
Sony will continue to spread the gospel according to Apostle partners Denis Leary and Jim Serpico. Studio has inked a new three-year overall deal with the Gotham-based shingle behind FX's "Rescue Me"…
The red states won't exactly be lining up to produce "Paul," Howard Brenton's unapologetically secular play about Saul of Tarsus who became Paul the Apostle. But nor will those Britons busy…
Disney's Hollywood Records and Centropolis Entertainment have entered into an exclusive agreement to distribute soundtrack albums on the imprint Centropolis Records.
"Gods and Monsters," the dramatic story of "Frankenstein" director James Whale's twilight years and mysterious death, was named best film Saturday at the 14th Independent Spirit Awards.