After a decade of deficits and stagnating audiences, the Sydney Film Festival is at last growing again.
Kate Winslet and Jim Threapleton's Telltale Films has signed an exclusive first-look development and production deal with Intermedia, which will handle their films' worldwide distribution.
Variety will co-sponsor the seventh annual Austin Film Festival and Heart of Film Screenwriters Conference, which runs Oct. 12-19.
Indican Pictures has picked up domestic distribution on the festival hit "Cleopatra's Second Husband." Pic is the feature helming debut of Jon Reiss, who also directed the hit documentary "Better…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that it will unspool a restored print of the 1946 pic "A Matter of Life and Death" (aka "Stairway to Heaven") July 21.
Adam Goldberg and Rose McGowan will star in the indie pic "Fast Sofa," based on Bruce Craven's novel of the same name.
In a stunning upset, Warner Bros.' "The Perfect Storm" nearly doubled up Sony's "The Patriot" through the first three days of their epic box-office battle, earning an estimated $41 million for Friday…
It's an about-face for "About Schmidt." In turnaround from Sony's Columbia Pictures, the project will soon land at New Line Cinema and reunite the writing team from last year's Paramount sleeper…
Working Title Films has pacted with producer David Kelly to make "Tower," a $10 million feature based on the true story of Welsh coal miners who took on the British government and won. Faced with…
rench TV production company Marathon will executive produce the next film by Israeli-born director Amos Kollek as part of its first foray into features.