San Francisco businessman Jonathan N. Zakin has donated more than $500,000 to the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to establish the Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jon Zakin Chair in Screenwriting.
Dover Films has entered into an exclusive agreement with the Olympic Spirit Organization to produce large-format film attractions of the Olympic Games for Olympic Spirit's location-based…
"Mulan" is drawing healthy crowds at cinemas in China -- although the animated tale of the Chinese warrior princess has been widely and illegally available on video compact disc since within days of…
Giant-screen leader Imax Corp. has agreed to make a strategic investment in Mainframe Entertainment, a leading Canadian producer of 3-D computer-generated animation.
"My Best Friend's Wedding" helmer P.J. Hogan is near a deal to direct playwright Douglas Carter Beane's "As Bees in Honey Drown" for Universal.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM FESTIVALBackstopper Intl. Film Guarantors (IFG) has pacted to bond three upcoming Intermedia projects: "Company Man," "Love's Labour's Lost" and "Whatever Happened to Harold…
In their first collaboration, Twentieth Century Fox has picked up distribution rights to all English-language territories as well as South America for "The Dancer," an upcoming film produced by Luc…
The Zucker Bros. will produce the comedy "Booga Bear" for Rogue Pictures, the genre division of October Films.
The president of Venezuela's film commission is resigning to pursue work in television. Abdel Guerere, 42, has served 4-1/2 years at the Centro Nacional Autonomo de Cinematografia (CNAC).
Hal Kanter, Bruce Vilanch, Buz Kohan, Jon Macks, Billy Martin, Dave Boone and Rita Cash will form the writing team for the Academy Awards telecast.
Italy's National Film School has pacted with satellite movie channel CineClassics and specialist distributor Ripley's Film on "New Visions," a project to restore and distribute 14 forgotten films…
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