The summer jockeying has begun. Less than six weeks before the official Memorial Day start of Hollywood's hottest box office season, distribs are moving their skedded movie releases around like so…
Aditya Sood has been promoted to VP of production for Warner Bros. Pictures. He will continue to report to Lorenzo di Bonaventura, president of worldwide production for Warner Bros. Pictures.
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The Hollywood Film Festival has established the Hollywood Humanitarian Council with a goal of "giving a voice to the voiceless through the visual medium." Council is part of the Hollywood Film…
Karen Glass, a 13-year veteran of Disney, has been promoted to senior VP of production for the Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group, where she will continue to oversee all aspects of development and…
Madstone Films, in conjunction with New York Women in Film & Television, will present a weeklong series of 15 pics to support the Revlon Run/Walk for Women.
Constantin Film has partnered with the Indigo creative team to establish Rat Pack Filmproduktion, in which Constantin holds a 51% stake.
Warner Bros.' Japan branch has been named distributor of 2001 by the Japanese government's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
Polish, Slovenian and Macedonian pics about the changes in eastern Europe fetched the main awards at the Deutsches Filminstitut's GoEast film festival in Wiesbaden on Wednesday.
The downturn in domestic production has claimed another scalp -- Joanne Yates, executive director of Australia's Screen Producers' Assn.
A major tax break for big-budget productions lensed in Oz, which appeared to have been blocked by the Australian Tax Office last year, has just been made available again.