ThinkFilm has acquired North American theatrical rights to acclaimed Brazilian documentary "Bus 174," in one of two deals closed -- along with Shadow Distribution's purchase of Hungarian festival…
Rob Williams has been appointed manager of acquisitions at arthouse distrib Wellspring, completing the buying team led by Marie Therese Guirgis, promoted last month to head of acquisitions.
WB's "Year of the Matrix" kicked off its U.K. launch in London on Thursday with senior VP Josh Berger outlining scribe/helmer brothers Andy and Larry Wachowski's plans for world domination in 2003.
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti made it clear Wednesday that Hollywood's special wartime committee won't get in the middle of Washington's war with Iraq by helping sell America's…
Warners is reaching into its vault for a quartet of DVD releases skedded for June 10.
While rumblings have been heard in Gotham's festival community that the downtown upstart may encroach on the territory of established events like the New York Film Festival and New Directors New…
Fox's retro-styled romantic comedy "Down With Love" may get the second Tribeca Film Festival off to an effervescent start, but new exec director Peter Scarlet is not shying away from the harsh…
Even before Eminem's "Lose Yourself" won the Oscar for best song Sunday night, the "8 Mile" DVD was selling and renting at a record pace.
Australian producers hope to enlist high-profile Aussie thesps and directors in a public campaign as the Oz and U.S. governments seek to hash out a free-trade agreement.
Any given Sunday, Spaniards buy a newspaper at a kiosk, then trundle to a bar to peruse it over a vermouth, or two. These days, however, they might fork out on a second kiosk offering: a pristine…