Europe's biggest film company, StudioCanal, is teaming with one of its most successful animation auteurs, France's Michel Ocelot, to produce, distribute and sell abroad the movie "Dragons and…
Chinese auteur Jia Zhangke will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with a Leopard of Honor, marking the first time such a young director has received the prominent indie Swiss fest's career nod.
Following onstage protests at the Transylvania Film Festival on Saturday, Romania's filmmakers are continuing their efforts to derail a proposed new film law that they say will set back the industry…
Studios and networks will begin two weeks of negotiations next week with reps of 4,000 Teamster drivers in Hollywood and 1,000 members of four craft unions.
A slew of industry experts, including "Harry Brown" producer Kris Thykier and Warner Bros exec VP and MD Josh Berger, will lead the panel of judges for Electric Shorts, a new initiative to support…
The Weinstein Co. has snagged North American rights to "Miral," the Julian Schnabel film toplined by Freida Pinto.
Freestyle Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to indie drama "Wild Target," starring Bill Nighy, Emily Blunt, Rupert Grint, Martin Freeman and Rupert Everett.
In California there is immigration, the environment, traffic and certainly the fact that the state is broke, but one issue has surfaced: Facebook privacy. Actually, it's not much of a surprise, as…
John Podesta and Robert Levy are on opposite ends of the spectrum, but they have agreed to co-chair the advisory board of the American Foundation for Equal Rights. That's the group that is backing…
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is expected to vote June 21 on the first of two petitions to trade futures contracts based on motion picture box office returns.
Amid fears of further future cuts to the U.K. Film Council, the funding body has issued a report outlining the significant impact Brit pics have on the wider economy in a bid to keep the current…