Victor Film has become the latest sales company to change ownership -- its library, current projects and name have been bought by engineering company the Caparo Group.
The Berlin Intl. Film Fest has reorganized its short film program to introduce a separate short film series and a short film night.
The Australian film industry halved its share of the domestic box office in 2002, with no films grossing north of $A10 million ($5.8 million), as Hollywood pics continued to dominate.
Evan Rachel Wood will saddle up alongside Tommy Lee Jones and Cate Blanchett to star in Ron Howard's Western "The Missing" for Revolution Studios and Imagine Entertainment.
Arnon Milchan's 20th Century Fox-based Regency Enterprises has signed a three-year, first-look deal with Darren Aronofsky's Protozoa Pictures.
David Marconi, who wrote "Enemy of the State," will direct his script "The Informer" for Emmett/Furla Films.
Matt Damon will star in the feature adaptation of "The Informant" for helmer Steven Soderbergh and Warner Bros. Pictures.
BBC Films will join Catch 23 Entertainment to turn the acclaimed six-hour BBC miniseries "Edge of Darkness" into a feature that will be written by Andrew Bovell and directed by Martin Campbell.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences wants to honor Peter O'Toole, but he's not sure he wants to be saluted.
Peter Hedges, who wrote and directed the Sundance Film Festival hit "Pieces of April," has been hired by Fox 2000 to adapt the fashionista comedy "The Devil Wears Prada."
The 75th-anniversary commemorative Oscar poster, designed by Alex Swart, was unveiled Tuesday. It is available for purchase on www.oscars.org through April 7.
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