Despite his reputation as one of the living legends of cinematography who came of age during the dawning of the New Hollywood of the late '60s, Haskell Wexler is equally renowned as a documentarian…
While his Sundance peers such as Steven Soderbergh and Bryan Singer have shed their arthouse skin for tentpole fare, Kevin Smith -- the Woodstock Film Fest's ninth annual Maverick Award honoree -…
On a typical day this past summer, James Schamus would wake up in his custom-made, eco-friendly house in upstate New York, take a quick dip in the pond and then drive down the road to resume working…
When the 16th edition of the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival kicks off Oct. 15 with two new execs at the helm, changes will be more subtle than pronounced. The event has always touted global cinema as…
Svensk will distribute animated kid pic "Gnomes & Trolls: The Secret Chamber" in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland.
The American Cinematheque has selected Samuel L. Jackson to receive its annual honor, to be presented at the org's gala Dec. 1 at the Beverly Hilton.
Miramax has tapped Helen Mirren to play a Mossad agent in helmer John Madden's "The Debt."
Head of the Cannes Film Festival's Directors' Fortnight, Olivier Pere, has been tapped by the Society of French Directors to become artistic director of the Locarno Intl. Film Festival in 2010.
The U.K. Film Council is backing Brit companies Celsius Entertainment and Velvet Octopus at the Asian Film Market in Pusan, South Korea, which runs Oct. 3-6.
Spanish arthouse distributor Golem has picked up all Spanish rights on Japanese helmer Hirokazu Kore-eda's family drama "Still Walking," a San Sebastian Competition contender.
Endemol France has acquired two books on the highly eventful private life of Gallic President Nicolas Sarkozy, which it's likely to use as the basis for a TV project.
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