Writer-director Daniel Pyne will make his sophomore directorial effort based on an untitled pitch for Castle Rock Pictures and producer Chuck Weinstock.
Freddie Prinze Jr. ("She's All That") will star in Miramax's "Down to You," the feature film debut of Kris Isacsson.
The Stan Margulies producers scholarship award for second-year producing fellows has been established at the American Film Institute's Center for Advanced Film and Television Studies.
A move by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences that was intended to rectify a glitch in the documentary Oscar nomination procedures has instead provoked anger in the ranks of the documentary…
The Independent Feature Project has selected 10 American indies for its third annual sidebar at the European Film Market, which runs concurrently with the Berlin Intl. Film Festival Feb. 10 to 21.
After a few days of grumbling about the dearth of available commercial pictures, distributors got down to business, took out their checkbooks and turned the 1999 Sundance Film Festival into one of…
Steven Spielberg will attend the Berlin Intl. Film Fest (Feb. 10-21) to present Holocaust docu "The Last Days," the fest confirmed Friday.
Helen Hunt, who won an Oscar for her performance in "As Good as It Gets," will be a presenter at this year's Oscar telecast.
Mel Gibson is negotiating to star in "Patriot," the Revolutionary War drama that will be directed by Roland Emmerich for Columbia.
Brit helmer Paul Greengrass Saturday took the top prize of $115,000 at Brussels' fourth competitive film fest for "The Theory of Flight."
October Films has acquired North American rights to Allison Anders and Kurt Voss' rock 'n' roll drama "Sugar Town," the centerpiece premiere at this year's Sundance Film Festival.