A series of five South African short films, entitled "Short and Curlies," which have won acclaim on the international film festival circuit, will be distributed on the Internet (at www.atomfilms.com)…
Terri Jones has been appointed to the new position of director of the British Film Commission.
Jude Law, Oscar nommed for his role in "The Talented Mr. Ripley," has committed to topline "Four Feathers," which like "Ripley" is a Paramount/Miramax co-production.
Ed Burns and Heather Graham will be spending some more time together on "Sidewalks of New York," a pic that AMG will produce with Newmarket Capital Group footing the bill.
Gearing up for next week's kickoff, the American Film Market is boasting its highest participation levels to date. AFM will screen 400 feature films, 260 of which are market preems (a 20% jump over…
Caroline Rhea ("Sabrina, the Teenage Witch") will host the 52nd annual Writers Guild of America Awards on March 5.
German licensing/distribution heavyweight Kinowelt Intl. has signed a three-year output deal with Charles Gordon's Daybreak Prods.
"Humdrum" and "Killing Joe," Oscar nominated in the animated and live action short films categories, were submitted for consideration by Seattle-based Netcaster AtomFilms -- marking the first time…
Actor Dana Carvey is in negotiations to star in and co-write an untitled comedy for the Walt Disney Co., with Adam Sandler and his producing partner Jack Giarraputo in negotiations to produce.
Steven Soderbergh's "Traffic" has made a U-turn and returned to Fox, this time stopping at Fox Searchlight with Harrison Ford and Catherine Zeta-Jones jumping onboard for the ride.
Robert Loggia (“Mancuso F.B.I.”) will guest star on an episode of NBC’s “Frasier.” He’s repped by CAA’s Rick Kurtzman and managed by Steve Lovett. * * * Keith Hamilton Cobb (“All My Children”) has…