In the province of Ontario it was once common to see downtown streets lined with production trailers. But the weak U.S. dollar and increasingly competitive tax breaks from U.S. states are making it…
Despite a fast-falling greenback, Germany is still attracting its share of major U.S. productions. While there's ample financing available to producers from the country's generous film subsidies…
In the business of marketing locations, what makes one spot like everywhere else can often be as important as what sets it apart. "I've been asked 'Where's your generic cul-de-sac?' Where's your…
Veteran showbiz lawyer Ian Robertson believes the new Oz 40% film and 20% TV production offset "is the most generous government incentive in the world."
Attracted by low overhead and enabled by fast computer networks, Western companies and entrepreneurs are setting up shops throughout South and East Asia, especially for high-tech production…
The Czech Republic is edging toward introducing tax incentives for filmmakers -- and not a moment too soon, as the industry struggles against increasing regional competition.
Miramax Films is moving forward with "Man Under," a spec script by Ann Cherkis.
Image Entertainment has sued Relativity Media for reneging on a 2006 homevid output deal.
After years of relative reticence, the Mouse House is strutting over its animation slate once again.
Robert De Niro, Drew Barrymore, Kate Beckinsale and Sam Rockwell are set to star in the Kirk Jones-directed "Everybody's Fine."
Screen Gems is planning a hip-hop musical reimagining of Jane Austen's classic novel "Emma" for the bigscreen.