Kyle Martin, the producer of Lena Dunham’s “Tiny Furniture,” has formed Electric Chinoland as a production company specializing in eclectic American films, Variety has learned exclusively. Martin’s…
Emmy winners often come to the stage looking a little stunned, but Merritt Wever’s “I gotta go” reaction to winning for supporting comedy actress for her role as ditzy nurse Zoey Barkow on “Nurse…
Distribution labels Sundance Selects and IFC Films has promoted Lauren Schwartz (pictured above, left) to head film publicity and Shani Ankori (pictured above, right) as head of marketing…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Austin, Texas — In future years, the industry will look back at 2013 as a game-changer for South by Southwest (SXSW). After gradually improving its standing over the two previous decades with such…
HBO's third-season renewal for "Girls" is another indication of how much the pay cabler's brass believes both in Lena Dunham's future and the series itself.
Brooklyn-based distributor Factory 25 has picked up world rights to "Sun Don't Shine," the SXSW alum penned and directd by Amy Seimetz.
Lena Dunham is in full flower.
Kyle Martin is a struggling artist's dream producer. Just ask Lena Dunham.
Producer Judd Apatow told journalists it's OK not to like the characters in "Girls," and thank God for that. Self-absorbed and self-indulgent, these slightly adrift twentysomethings have completely…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired North American rights to Ry Russo-Young's "Nobody Walks" for high-six figures, with a significant theatrical commitment as part of the deal.
Rosemarie DeWitt, John Krasinski and Olivia Thirlby are in negotiations to star in "Nobody Walks," the indie drama that Ry Russo-Young ("You Won't Miss Me") is directing from a script she co-wrote…