The Australian and German governments have inked a treaty to increase film and TV co-productions. Product made under the agreement will be eligible for government funding in each country.
The day after it won two Golden Globes, director Ridley Scott's "Gladiator" snagged the best picture award from the Broadcast Film Critics Assn. on Monday, while Steven Soderbergh won the directing…
Vancouver Film School has inked with the Modi Group to open a Bombay campus in September to capitalize on India's massive movie industry.
FROM NATPEIt's stream or sink if Hollywood wants to get its due in the Internet age, a NATPE panel on digital piracy concluded Tuesday.
Argentina's cinema authorities are cleaning up the Mar del Plata film fest, rocked by rows since its 1996 relaunch. The March festival will focus on the art of cinema rather than the showbiz tinsel…
A Gallic comedy banished "Cast Away" to second place in France and "Unbreakable's" spirited soph session shaded the survivor saga in Spain, but otherwise the Tom Hanks starrer was the standout title…
The Panorama section of the Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 7-18) has confirmed a number of titles for this year's lineup, including the Leonardo DiCaprio starrer "Don's Plum."
FROM SUNDANCE'N Sync's Lance Bass has teamed with former Playtone Co. exec Wendy Thorlakson to form the production company A Happy Place, which will produce high-concept, soundtrack-driven feature…
Netcaster MediaTrip.com has acquired short film "The Dancing Cow" and will bow the comedy online this week after a screening Wednesday at the Sundance Film Festival.
Urbanworld Films has acquired worldwide theatrical rights to "For Da Luv of Money," the directing and scripting debut of actor-comedian Pierre.
United Artists Theatres, which took its restructuring medicine early, is poised to become the first exhibitor to emerge from bankruptcy reorganiza-tion -- and healthier for it, claims topper Kurt…
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