"Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince" will open the 39th edition of Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children.
ITV Global Ent. has acquired worldwide TV and homevid distribution rights to "Project Chopin," a multi-platform project timed to coincide with the 200th birthday of composer Frederic Chopin.
The Venice Film Festival will unspool a second installment of its revered vintage cinema Italiano retro titled "These Phantoms 2: Italian Cinema Rediscovered."
Paris-based company TFM Distribution has nabbed French rights to the Michael Madsen thriller.
Weta Digital, the New Zealand vfx shop working on James Cameron "Avatar" and Steven Spielberg's "Tintin," is launching a working group aimed at bringing advanced computer graphics research together…
Elected leaders of the Screen Actors Guild may take a stand against the closure of the Motion Picture and Television Fund's nursing home and hospital.
The WGA's efforts to settle a 2005 class-action suit over foreign levies appear to be back on track.
President Obama will name a new justice to the Supreme Court soon, and there is wide speculation that he will pick a woman to succeed David Souter. But how important should gender be in his…
Richard B. Kendall, Laura W. Brill and Robert N. Klieger, entertainment litigators whose corporate clients include CBS and Viacom, have left Irell & Manella to form Kendall Brill & Klieger.
Dustin Lance Black, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Milk," said he's optimistic about the chances of California declaring May 22 as Harvey Milk Day. After he testified on Wednesday before the…