Nina Saxon gets to go cosmic with two space-titled projects. The VP/creative director of post-production facility New Wave Entertainment will develop the main title sequences for Mike Nichols' "What…
The European Commission has spelled out proposals for boosting Europe's audiovisual industry in the 21st century and helping it expand its global market share. At its weekly meeting Wednesday, the…
The new homevid company Providence Home Entertainment Video, created in a deal between Providence Entertainment and Goodtimes Entertainment, has chosen "The Omega Code" as its first release.
Christian Moerk has been upped to film editor effective immediately, it was announced by Peter Bart, Variety vice president and editor-in-chief.
Phaedra Cinema has acquired North American rights to Santosh Sivan's "The Terrorist," the Indian film that debuted at Sundance earlier this year.
M. Night Shyamalan, writer-director of "The Sixth Sense," is near a first-look deal with Disney.
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is back at work on a new feature film, ending a 2-1/2-year filmmaking hiatus after his last movie, "Princess Mononoke," broke the local box office record for a…
In the wake of their debut pic "American Beauty," producers Dan Jinks and Bruce Cohen have made a first-look deal with DreamWorks for their Jinks/Cohen banner.
Formed from the ashes of troubled Canuck distrib Behaviour Distribution, Seville Pictures, which combines the operations of Behaviour Distribution and small Montreal production company Industry…
Fresh off creating the computer-generated character work for "Stuart Little," using the skills it's become known for, visual f/x house Rhythm & Hues Studios is moving onto its next slate of projects…