Corona Pictures' Gary Kurtz, whose credits as a producer include "Star Wars" and "American Graffiti," has joined forces with helmer-scribe Peter Briggs on supernatural thriller "Panzer 88."
IFC Films has snared all U.S. rights to the Canuck pic "One Week."
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Visual artist Chuck Close is among the new members appointed to President Obama's Committee on the Arts and Humanities. The White House said that others nominated to the committee, chaired by Margo…
Carly Fiorina's Demon Sheep spot — now up to more than 400,000 views on YouTube — is exactly what the campaign wanted: Attention. It's a line of reasoning for web videos that differs from that of a…
Latin America triumphed at the Rotterdam Film Festival Friday night, bagging two of the fest's three prestigious VPRO Tiger awards.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Fred Davis, the ad guru behind Carly Fiorina's now famous, ridiculed and (among some) revered Demonsheep web video, explains to Time why he came up…
Democrats biggest problem come November may very well come down to enthusiasm. Recent off year and special elections show that one of the most energetic voting blocks failed to turn out, perhaps…
One of China's top animators, Te Wei, best-known for his traditional style of artwork, has died of respiratory failure in Shanghai. He was 95.
"Paranormal Activity" team Oren Peli, Jason Blum and Steven Schneider have inked a five-picture deal with leading Canadian distrib Alliance Films to finance and produce low-budget genre pics.
Matty Beckerman's finance and production shingle Natural Selection has set helmer Stephen T. Kay ("The Shield," "Friday Night Lights") to direct thriller pic "Isolation."
Australian band Men at Work's worldwide hit "Down Under" breached the copyright of a children's nursery rhyme, according to the Australian Federal Court.
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