Tom Sherak, chairman of 20th Century Fox's Domestic Film Group and senior exec VP of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will receive the Sherrill Corwin Humanitarian Award at ShoWest 2000 for his involvement…
Set for his first Oscarcast appearance, Jude Law has been tapped to be a presenter at the Acad kudocast.
"La Maladie de Sachs," vet helmer Michel Deville's adaptation of a Gallic bestseller, won the 53rd annual Prix Melies, the honor given to the best French film of the year by the French Union of Film…
Screen Gems has acquired worldwide rights to "The Brothers," a new screenplay from novelist-screenwriter Gary Hardwick.
The ingredients are all in place, but whether or not Roland Joffe's costumer "Vatel" goes to Cannes -- and if so, in what capacity -- still has to be decided.
Christian Gaines, who since 1996 has guided the Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, has been axed as director of the organization.
Indie shingle PorchLight Entertainment has acquired international, television and homevid distribution rights to "Heartwood," starring Hilary Swank ("Boys Don't Cry") and Jason Robards.
Stage-turned-screen helmer Des McAnuff is in final talks to direct the DreamWorks laffer "Thursday Night." McAnuff drew acclaim for having co-written and helmed "The Who's 'Tommy' " on Broadway. He…
Kevin Kline will make his feature helming debut, "The Palace Thief," for Fine Line Features. Best known for comedic roles in pics like "In & Out," "Dave" and "A Fish Called Wanda," the Oscar-winning…
Clint Eastwood has been tapped a presenter for the Oscar 2000 kudocast.
Eran Riklis' "Vulcan Junction" will open the New York segment of the 16th Israel Film Festival, which runs Feb. 23-March 9 at Clearview Cinemas 59th Street East Theater.