With memories of 9/11 dredged up by Thursday's Heathrow Airport news, showbiz workers are weighing their options as festival season begins. The Edinburgh Film Festival begins Monday, quickly followed…
The Toronto Film Festival ratcheted up its star power Thursday, adding seven world preems and one North American preem to its prestigious Special Presentations series.
This time it's a wrap. North Carolina's Gov. Mike Easley signed House Bill 1522, making official the state's 15% refundable tax credit on goods, services and labor for film and TV productions.
Emigration will be a hot-button topic at the 54th San Sebastian Film Festival as organizers Thursday unveiled 32 titles packing one of its main retrospectives, "Emigrants."
D.N. Dream Partners, a contents fund launched by the NTV web and cell phone giant NTT Docomo in April, will put its first coin into a TV toon based on hit horror franchise "Death Note."
Im Sang-soo's "The President's Last Bang," which screened in a censored version at the Cannes Directors Fortnight and New York Film Festival in 2005, has been cleared by Seoul Central Court to be…
Universal Pictures Intl. and Intermedia will co-produce "Magicians," the debut movie from the team behind the cult Channel 4 sitcom "Peep Show." U will distribute the movie in the U.K., Germany…
Italy's tyro RomeFilmFest and Gotham's Tribeca Film Festival reinforced their ties Thursday. Partnership was initiated when the Rome Chamber of Commerce and the RomeFilmFest became cultural sponsors…
Germany's federal film funding body FFA has lined up E2.3 million ($2.9 million) for nine films.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the comedy pitch "Walk Hard," which Judd Apatow and Jake Kasdan will write and produce as a vehicle for John C. Reilly. Kasdan will direct.
And then there were three. In a deal that will create the third biggest exhib circuit, Cinemark USA said on Tuesday that it had reached a deal to acquire Century Theatres. Terms were not disclosed.