After years of frustrated negotiation with successive governments, the Spanish film industry finally looks set to enjoy a tax shelter that could plough some $20 million to $35 million extra…
"Men in Black" scripter Ed Solomon and 24-year-old "Pleasantville" co-producer Edward Lynn have signed a three-year, first-look deal with Columbia Pictures, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
"Last Night," the feature directing debut of actor-writer Don McKellar that nabbed the Prix de la Jeunesse (Youth Prize) at Cannes, will open the Perspective Canada section of the 23rd Toronto…
Norah Films' producer Roee Sharon and writer/director Heywood Gould of Tolmitch Prods. have partnered to form Tolmitch/Norah Films to co-produce a slate of features budgeted under $10 million.
Scott Caan, son of thesp James Caan, and Mia Kirshner, who starred in Atom Egoyan's "Exotica," will co-star in director-scribe Rob Schmidt's first feature, "Saturn," along with Leo Burmester and…
William Sasso has landed a role in New Line's comedy "Dairy Queens."
John Goodman and Joe Mantegna have been tapped to co-star in the indie pic "The Runner" under Ron Moler's helm.
The Sundance Institute has announced its first Native Screenwriting Workshop, co-sponsored by the UCLA American Indian Studies Center. Ten projects were selected for the workshop, being held at UCLA…
In another frenetic frame in the overseas wickets, "Godzilla," "Armageddon," "Lethal Weapon 4" and "City of Angels" collectively harvested more than $38 million internationally last weekend, ensuring…
In the wake of Lakeshore Entertainment prexy Sigurjon 'Jani' Sighvatsson's departure from the firm last week, the company's VP of development Julie Golden also has ankled.
Isao Matsuoka, chairman of Japanese major Toho Co., will receive the lifetime achievement award at the CineAsia movie convention in Hong Kong in December.