Colombia's Cartagena Intl. Film Festival (FICCI), Latin America's oldest film fest, has tapped vet fest exec Monika Wagenberg as its new director.
National Public Radio employees repped by the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have reached a tentative five-year contract agreement with management.
Producer James Lassiter and his wife Mai will host a $10,000-per-person dinner at their Los Angeles home featuring First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden. The Oct. 26 event — part of Obama's…
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger predicts that President Obama will be re-elected in 2012, a prognostication that isn't going to endear him to the GOP faithful. Peter Beinart writes in the Daily…
SnagFilms, the company founded by Ted Leonsis, has launched the Midterm Madness Festival, an online site featuring politically oriented documentaries through Nov. 2. There also will be screenings of…
Here's my story, appearing in Sunday's weekly Variety, on the industry's interest in California's host of propositions on the ballot, led by Prop 23, which will rollback the state's landmark…
Next year's Berlin Intl. Film Festival will honor late Swedish helmer Ingmar Bergman with its Retrospective.
Zentropa Intl. Spain is teaming with Spain's Public Frame, Canary Islands-based Muak Canarias and Chile's Goa Films on "Red Dog," a sci-fi psychological thriller.
Brit thesp Martin Freeman ("Sherlock") will co-star in "Animals," the feature debut of Catalan director Marcal Fores.
Weeks after celebrating his 88th birthday, Stan Lee isn't showing any signs of slowing down.