Edward James Olmos, Kit Carson and Lisa Cholodenko number among the U.S. actors, writers and directors winging their way to Oaxaca for the Sundance Institute's fourth Mexican screenwriters lab next…
The Gotham-based indie production company the Shooting Gallery has agreed to produce film clips that will air on giant screens during Cleveland Browns games.
Nominations for the 24th annual Cesar awards (the French equivalent of the Oscars) were announced Wednesday, producing a fair amount of surprises.
The Berlin Intl. Film Fest unveiled Tuesday a lineup of celebrities in town for the Feb. 10-21 gathering, complementing the strong program and a competition selection that reads like a Cannes agenda.
Winchester Entertainment, the London-based sales company, has announced plans to raise £9 million ($14.9 million) from private investors to bankroll two movies -- Dave Stewart's "Honest" and Jevon…
The accolades keep mounting for the award season's most-mentioned pictures, as "Shakespeare in Love," "Saving Private Ryan" and "The Truman Show" racked up nominations Wednesday from the Writers…
In a deal that will give him and the producers ownership of the film's copyright, writer-director James Merendino ("SLC Punk") has pacted to helm the indie comedy "Magicians."
Warner Bros. has committed to a big-budget, live-action version of Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and hired "Out of Sight" scribe Scott Frank to pen the script.
No matter what one thinks of the 1999 Sundance dramatic competition, certain thematic and stylistic trends emerge, trends that go beyond Sundance to characterize indie filmmaking at the present time.
Beware the government, especially when it's bringing gifts. As repercussions of new tax concessions to stimulate production and distribution of local fare become clearer, Russian distributors dealing…
An ensemble cast including Campbell Scott, Stockard Channing, Mary McCormack and Peter Gallagher are currently lensing the independent drama "Other Voices" for Unapix Films in Gotham. David Aaron…