In one of the longest gestating bids at Sundance so far, Sony Pictures Classics is nearing a deal for domestic rights to Irish laffer "The Guard," one the most anticipated titles of the fest.
Congressional Republicans are proposing eliminating the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, setting up a battle not just for federal funding of public television but perhaps its very existence. Here'…
The nominees for this year's Oscar for best documentary are "Restrepo," "Gas Land," "Waste Land," "Inside Job" and "Exit Through the Gift Shop." But missing was "Waiting for Superman," which had…
German producer, director and screenwriter Bernd Eichinger died Monday in Los Angeles.
Not-for-profit theaters reigned supreme at the U.K.'s 22nd annual Critics' Circle Awards.
A Ukrainian dramatist who was hailed as a rising young talent was among those killed in Monday's terror blast at a Moscow airport.
Greg Coote has been tapped chairman and director of RGM Media, a Singapore-based management and production company.
The push to merge Hollywood performer unions is heating up, with the American Federation of Televison & Radio Artists giving president Roberta Reardon a $42,000 stipend for the year to promote the…
Italian screenwriter Tonino Guerra, who has credits on more than 100 screenplays, has been named the recipient of the Writers Guild of America West's Jean Renoir Award for Screenwriting Achievement.
Participant Media has snapped up domestic rights to Iranian forbidden love pic "Circumstance," helmed and penned by Maryam Keshavarz.
Keith Olbermann sent out a tweet this evening sending his "humble thanks to all Friends of Keith for the many kind words. "The reports of the death of my career are greatly exaggerated," he wrote. As…