Few major kudo shows allow for the kind of spectacles enjoyed at the Spirit Awards.
Not just up-and-coming directors, the Spirit Awards filmmakers "to watch" consistently maintain both an idiosyncratic vision and defiant outsider status, often innovating on the margins of the…
From megastars like Leonardo DiCaprio cruising around town in their Toyota Priuses to "The Inconvenient Truth's" role in educating millions about global warming, Hollywood has become perhaps the most…
Unsung enablers, independent producers make miracles happen: bringing financial and moral support to filmmakers who otherwise might not have access to either.
Keeping in step with a long-held tradition of offbeat, quirky Spirit Awards hosts including Sarah Silverman, John Waters and Buck Henry, Film Independent has handed over this year's duties to Rainn…
Even though public awareness of nonfiction films has skyrocketed over the past five years, many worthy docs continue to be overlooked. The Truer Than Fiction prize -- and the $25,000 unrestricted…
Nominations are nice and all, but in the increasingly cutthroat world of arthouse distribution, many a heralded film has died a quick commercial death.
The 2008 nominees for the Film Independent's Spirit Awards.
Disney's homevid titles will get time on more than 13,400 bigscreens under a pact with National CineMedia.
"Portal," the highly acclaimed puzzler that publisher-developer Valve released as part of its "Orange Box" compilation, was named game of the year at the Game Developers Choice Awards on Wednesday.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the rights to indie comicbook "The Boys" and will develop a feature adaptation along with producer Neal H. Moritz and his Sony-based Original Film banner.