In the 20 years since Women in Film was founded, Hollywood women have gone from being secretaries to having them. But as the 2,000-strong nonprofit operation (not to mention the 10,000 members in 25…
UGC DA, the rights holding company of integrated major UGC, strengthened its position as one of Europe's leading rights players Tuesday with the acquisition of United Communication.
The '70s marked the height of the early women's movement. In Hollywood, Julia Phillips became one of the first women producers to win an Academy Award, Sue Mengers had risen to superagent and there…
Interfilm Inc., the producer of the world's first interactive theatrically released film, entered into an agreement with American Multi Cinema Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AMC Entertainment Inc.
When it comes to combating sexist behavior in the entertainment industry, Women in Film's efforts are fourfold: It supports women simply through its existence; challenges Old Boy attitudes through…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has established Sony Signatures as the merchandising and licensing arm for the studio's properties. SPE will also open a branch office of the division that will include a…
After the Los Angeles riots, Betsy Pollock and Laura Medina wanted to pool their producing and directing talents to help rebuild their city. Women In Film wanted to address women's issues in the…
Sources confirmed that Diane Keaton will direct Hollywood Pictures' coming of age tale "Unstrung Heroes." Based on the memoir by Franz Lidz and adapted by Richard LaGravenese, it centers on a young…
Producer Walter Parkes and his partner/wife, Laurie MacDonald, have closed a deal to move over to Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment. Parkes is taking the prexy spot that has been empty since…
British cinema admissions for the first nine months of 1993 were 20% higher than in the same period last year, according to the Cinema Advertising Assn.
With more than 20 European films under her belt, Polish actress Beata Pozniak was known overseas, but not in America when she arrived in 1988.