“Blue Valentine” director Derek Cianfrance is in talks to direct “ESPN: Those Guys Have All the Fun” for Focus about the rise of the dominant sports channel. The project is based on the James Andrew…
The New York Times is hosting its first indie film festival on the Internet, streaming four titles on NYTimes.com for free during September, extending bicoastal relationship with Los Angeles-based…
The night of March 28 delivered the appropriate gloom and rain for the Gotham preem of "The Place Beyond the Pines," Focus Features' dark drama with Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes and Ray…
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Plausibility takes a back seat to laughs in Shannon Plumb's debut feature "Towheads," which works better as a series of well-conceived, impeccably timed and executed physical gags, with light…
The Toronto Film Festival has opted for a return of the Asian Film Summit, which launched at last year's fest.
Martin Landau will receive the Israel Film Festival’s career achievement award at the fest’s opening night. The gala has been set for April 18 at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. The…
Oscar Isaac is set to star in Ariel Kleiman’s “Partisan,” which marks Kleiman’s first full-length feature. Kleiman co-wrote the script with Sarah Cyngler which centers on a vengeful man raising his…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center Monday announced the surprise departure of Robert Koehler, and the appointment of critic and programmer Dennis Lim as Director of Cinematheque Programming.
"Blue Caprice," Alexandre Moor's Isaiah Washington starrer that bowed at Sundance earlier this year, will open the 2013 edition of New Directors/New Films, the annual festival co-presented by Film…
Connie Nielsen has closed a deal to join Kevin Costner, Hailee Steinfeld and Amber Heard in McG's untitled action thriller that EuropaCorp and distributor Relativity Media are currently producing in…
Ray Collins, the original lead singer for the L.A. avant-rock band the Mothers of Invention, died Dec. 24 in Pomona, Calif. He was 73.