After co-founding Focus Features 11 years ago, CEO James Schamus was told by parent company Universal Pictures Wednesday that he no longer had a job. Universal chairman Donna Langley delivered the…
We Steal Secrets
Dreyfous will receive the Amicus Award, which has only been presented three other times in the history of the IDA Awards.
This stimulating but overly frenetic docudrama depicts the fast, controversial rise of WikiLeaks and Julian Assange.
Hollywood is already planning a movie about WikiLeaks whistleblower Bradley Manning, who was found not guilty of “aiding the enemy” on Tuesday for his role in one of the biggest intelligence leaks in…
Sony Pictures Classics will handle the worldwide release Alex Gibney's Lance Armstrong documentary “The Armstrong Lie,” chronicling the cyclist’s fall from hero status. The film is produced by…
Documentary director Alex Gibney is among the 10 new additions elected to the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Fast & Furious 6 Distributor: Universal That increasingly rare Hollywood…
By the time Alex Gibney started chronicling the story of Julian Assange and Wikileaks in "We Steal Secrets" — which debuts May 24 via Focus World — the charismatic hacker's personality had already…
The Gotham premiere of Alex Gibney's new doc, “We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks,” began with a May 8 cocktail party at Graydon Carter's Beatrice Inn, where producer Marc Shmuger talked about…
Focus World has set a May 24 launch for Alex Gibney's documentary "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks" in New York and Los Angeles followed by addtional markets in June.
A feisty if dramatically lacking portrait of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.