Stephanie Allen has been promoted to exec VP of creative advertising and new media at Fox Searchlight Pictures. She will report to Fox Searchlight chief operating officer Nancy Utley.
Sales agent Urban Films has taken worldwide rights outside Latin America to gaucho drama "Martin Fierro, el ave solitaria" (Martin Fierro, the Lonely Bird).
France has become the first member of United Nations cultural body UNESCO to ratify the Convention on Cultural Diversity -- a principle that the U.S. fears will create more trade barriers to keep…
Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco took the top feature film Humanitas Prize for their "Crash" screenplay at the 32nd annual kudos on Wednesday.
A tribute to Sean Connery -- one of several events to feature the thesp -- will kick off the first RomeFilmFest on Oct. 13.
OUR FAVORITE movie mogul, Harvey Weinstein, told us at the "Boffo" book party for Peter Bart that he had a "scoop" on Madonna providing a voice for an upcoming Weinstein Company animated film called…
WB has become the first foreign distrib to launch a Japanese film at No. 1 in Japan.
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have purchased J. Michael Straczynski's thriller "The Changeling," which is being eyed by Ron Howard to direct. Project, to be produced by Brian Grazer…
Terrence Malick and Ed Pressman's Sunflower Prods. have tapped Brian Presley to topline Texan family saga "The Marfa Lights." Sunflower is producing with Presley's Freedom Films and Burnt Orange…
"Beauty Shop" helmer Bille Woodruff is in talks to direct the Mayhem Project's untitled dance project, which Duane Adler is scripting. Story revolves around a young woman who moves to a big city with…