AIR Prods. is tuning up a biopic of Eva Cassidy, whose music did not make an impact until a posthumous album became a hit in the U.K.
The Santa Barbara Film Festival will honor Casey Affleck ("Gone Baby Gone," "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford"), Marion Cotillard ("La Vie en rose"), James McAvoy…
A brace of English-language features tackling East-West relations, pics that have been labors of love for their Arab helmers, are finally making their bow.
The Producers Guild of America will honor "The Great Debaters" with the Stanley Kramer Award, reserved for work that addresses important social issues.
The WGA announced its television and radio nominees for the 2008 Writers Guild Awards Wednesday.
Public-TV flagship station WNET New York has created Saturday-night movie showcase "Reel 13," made up of three elements every week: a recognizable Hollywood oldie at 9 p.m., followed by a short film…
Johnny Knoxville and his crew are bringing their next film directly to the Web.
Fifty-nine songs will be considered for the Oscar at the 80th Academy Awards, ranging from Eddie Vedder's work for "Into the Wild" to the single new tune for "Hairspray" to numbers in the…
Despite complaints about the unreliability of Czech state film funding, 2008 will be a boom year, with 32 locally made features expected to hit cinemas.
Wondering just how complicated the Academy's rules can be on animation? Ask the producers of "Alvin and the Chipmunks."
When it comes to marketing a toon, bigger is certainly better these days. Given the increased competition among animated pics, marketing mavens are finding that increased competition has forced them…