DirecTV is officially in the film biz: The satcaster is teaming with indie studio A24 to jointly acquire films for U.S. distribution, with DirecTV getting rights to offer the films on-demand 30 days…
When "The Little Mermaid" protagonist Ariel sang about having "gadgets and gizmos galore," she probably wasn't talking about Apple products. However, Disney is providing incentive for movie-goers to…
HONG KONG – Controversial genocide documentary "The Act of Killing" is to be made available in Indonesia, in perpetuity and for free. The unusual move is a joint effort of the picture's U.S…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
“Broadway Idiot,” the documentary feature chronicling the creation of the legit musical version of Green Day album “American Idiot,” is on tap for release this fall in theaters and on VOD through a…
"Linsanity," the documentary of the Houston Rockets' Asian-American basketball star Jeremy Lin, finds distribution in his parents' native Taiwan.
After making the festival rounds over the past year, including New York's Stony Brook Film Festival where it won the grand prize in Aug., 2012, "AKA Doc Pomus," about the songwriter behind such hits…
"Little Miss Sunshine." "500 Days of Summer." "Midnight in Paris." Titles like those are surely proof that summer audiences have appetites for something beyond superheroes. Add up the right…
Moving into the indie sphere, FilmDistrict has launched High Top Releasing to provide theatrical booking services to independent producers. The label, a subsidiary under FilmDistrict, will provide…
LONDON — Parkville Pictures’ "Borrowed Time" has become the first U.K. film to use crowd-funding to secure a theatrical release. The filmmakers behind the micro-budget film turned to crowd-funding…
Newly minted Artsploitation Films has set its first theatrical release with Kristina Buozyte's sci-fi drama "Vanishing Waves."
Writer-director Shane Carruth ("Primer") is opting to self-destribute his Sundance pic "Upstream Color" through his ERBP banner.