Intent on making "Shrek" one of the biggest VHS and DVD titles ever, DreamWorks has created 11 hours of extra material to go with the 90-minute film on a double-disc DVD version, including 15 minutes…
DIC Entertainment chairman Andrew Heyward Wednesday urged the animation industry to lobby for legislation to even the global playing field during a keynote address at the 8th World Animation…
New York Sen. Hillary Clinton has agreed to appear on a Creative Coalition/Screen Actors Guild panel discussing runaway production next month.
Gaga Communications, Japan's most successful independent film distribution and media company, has snapped up local rights to 15,000 films owned by Internet short film pioneer iFilm.
Veteran American independent filmmaker Jon Jost has appealed to Venice Intl. Film Festival director Alberto Barbera to withdraw Portuguese entry "Agua e Sal" (Water and Salt) on the grounds that it…
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Gotham-based specialty distributor Lot 47 Films has acquired North American rights to Henry Barrial's digital comic drama "Some Body," which premiered at this year's Sundance Film Festival. Lot 47…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has thrown its support behind the recently introduced wage-based tax credit bill to curb runaway production.
German media group VCL Film and Medien saw a 123% boost in profits to 1.3 million euros ($1.1 million) in the first half of the year.
Can Washington, which views Hollywood as a rich enclave with enormous cultural influence -- for better and for worse -- now perceive it as worthy of salvation from foreign encroachment? The answer…
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