Toppers of the world's leading film festivals will meet Dec. 1 for a landmark conference to discuss the future role of festivals. While the Berlin confab had been set up prior to the events of Sept…
The American Society of Cinematographers has unveiled plans to build a campus surrounding its current headquarters in Hollywood and launch a $1 million endowment fund.
Fox has announced plans to re-release "Moulin Rouge" on Nov. 21 in special engagements in Gotham, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco.
Exhib AMC Entertainment got back into the black in its fiscal second quarter, as revenue climbed 14% on strong demand for late-summer pics.
Indie production and foreign sales outfit Shoreline Entertainment has signed a two-picture deal with comicbook publisher 2000 AD to produce movies based on its character Judge Dredd.
The Flanders Intl. Film Festival ended on an abrupt note Oct. 18, with the fest's closing concert performance coming a night earlier than usual because Ghent was playing host to a summit of the…
Lions Gate Films Intl. has picked up international distribution rights to the Argentinean box office hit "Nine Queens." Pic will be released domestically by Sony Pictures Classics.
Anthony Hopkins and Nicole Kidman will star for director Robert Benton in Lakeshore Entertainment's "The Human Stain," based on the Philip Roth novel.
In a low-six-figure deal, Miramax has optioned spec "Top Banana" from comedians Patton Oswalt and Brian Posehn.
Germany saw smart but not scintillating bows by "The Fast and the Furious" and "Moulin Rouge" over the weekend while "American Pie 2" kept cookin' in the U.K. and "The Princess Diaries" captivated…
Reflecting new plans to increase inhouse production, indie video company York/Maverick Entertainment has signed first-look deals with producers George "Chip" Miller Jr. and L. Travis Clark.