The American Film Market will kick off its annual program of seminars and guest speakers Feb. 25-March 5 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. The seminars run in conjunction with the AFM gathering…
With Marvel Entertainment emerging from its debilitating bankruptcy, the status of several projects based on Marvel works is becoming clearer: 20th Century Fox and Marvel have pacted to extend the…
Astral Communications and Groupe Covitec announced Monday that Astral's AstralTech technical services unit will merge with Groupe Covitec to create the largest technical-services company in Canada.
Oscar is wearing combat fatigues. And a codpiece. Three World War II pics and a pair of Elizabethan titles are up for best film in the 71st annual Academy Awards, paced by the 13 nominations for…
This year's Gothenburg Film Festival lacked the action-packed intensity of previous years, although it did pick up some steam in the second half. Of some concern was the generally unremarkable…
A joint distribution arrangement between Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. and 20th Century Fox Intl. will end effective July 1.
Reflecting a competition lineup dominated by low-budget European independent productions from new directors, debut features from France, Russia and the U.K. snared all three Tiger Awards at the 28th…
It looks like there might be more elbow room at this year's Vanity Fair Oscar party. The magazine is seriously considering erecting a tented room on the Morton's restaurant back parking lot that…
The Senate now has its own version of a bill that would make it easier to film in national parks.
Alongside the main competition of 16-20 international features, this year's Venice Intl. Film Festival will include Cinema of the Present. Continuing the focus Barbera brought to his previous job as…