The U.S. presidential election campaign made its presence felt at the Toronto Film Festival Tuesday. Sean Penn slammed George W. Bush at a news conference and underlined the parallels between the…
Picture This! Entertainment's Tales From the Orphanage label has inked a deal at the Toronto Film Festival for Kazakh helmer Guka Omarova's "Schizo" for North American distribution.
Paramount Pictures Motion Picture Group has promoted Richard Fowkes to exec VP in charge of business affairs.
The American Film Institute has named Jonathan Estrin for the newly created post of executive VP. Estrin last year penned and executive produced Showtime telepic "Jasper, Texas."
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Panavision co-founder and cinematographer Richard Moore for the Presidents Award.
Lions Gate Entertainment will be cash-flow-positive in the third quarter, which ends Sept. 30, and will post fiscals at year's end that will make 2004 "strongly profitable," CEO Jon Feltheimer…
A producers trade body has urged the BBC to stop spending so much on Hollywood movies and invest more money in backing British feature films.
Spanish sales company Sogepaq has licensed Alejandro Amenabar's Venice prize-winner "The Sea Inside" to a raft of territories, playing off its competish screenings at the Venice Intl. Film Festival.
The Multicultural Motion Picture Assn. will host the 12th annual Diversity Awards gala "The Moving Image -- The Talent it Takes to Make it Happen!" Oct. 17 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Nordisk Film has begun shooting "Karen Blixen: Out of This World," a doc about the Danish author of "Out of Africa." The pic will include never-before-seen footage of Blixen's compound in Kenya, and…
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