In a recent round of promotions, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Intl. has upped several key execs, including Mary McLaren to exec VP and Keith Feldman to senior VP, Latin America.
Aiming to boost the international sales of local films, national film authorities, led by producers body FAPAE, will launch the first Spanish Film Screenings for Europe Dec. 16-18 in Lanzarote, the…
Pumping up the volume of the fall season overseas, the "Star Wars" prequel had record-busting preems in Eastern Europe and a potent but not earth-shattering launch in Italy over the weekend, while…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
There may not have been the rousing chords of "Thus Spoke Zarathustra," but there was the unmistakable air of the dawning of the new digital era of indie film production and distribution at the…
BBC Films has confirmed that it is in talks with Paul Anderson and Jeremy Bolt's Impact Pictures to produce its planned feature version of the classic BBC series "Dr. Who."
Docu-favoring indie distributor Seventh Art Releasing has completed lensing on "The Comedians: One Hundred Years of Yiddish Comedy Theater," the first project under a new commitment to producing its…
While it's well known that Samuel L. Jackson will play the title role in Paramount's new version of "Shaft," a deal has now been struck for the original John Shaft.
"American Beauty" helmer Sam Mendes is close to inking a unique production pact with DreamWorks that will blend his legit and pic passions.
Kiwi helmer Lee Tamahori is nearing a deal to direct "Along Came a Spider," the prequel to the 1997 Paramount hit "Kiss the Girls."
George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, David Geffen and John Wells have donated a combined $3.5 million to fund computer graphics classrooms and digital soundstages for film students at the Robert Zemeckis…
The Multicultural Motion Picture Assn. is accepting applications for its annual filmmaking scholarship, awarded to student directors from diverse cultural backgrounds.