Shooting Gallery has named Joseph Tedeschi as prexy of the company, overseeing operations and managing new business initiatives.
In a landmark effort by the prolific author and screenwriter, Stephen King has penned an adaptation rewrite of Patrick McGrath's novel "Asylum" for Paramount Pictures that has propelled the project…
It's official: After more than a decade of year-on-year growth, in 2000 total cinema admissions in Spain fell for the first time since 1988. The dip is just 1% from a total 131.3 million tickets sold…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles has elected Steven Spielberg and BAFTA/LA retiring chairman Arnold Schwartzman to its board of governors.
Veteran helmer Agnes Varda's "Les glaneurs et la glaneuse" ("The Gleaners and I") has nabbed the Prix Melies, the French Union of Film Critics' film of the year award.
WITH A WARNER BROS. FIRST-LOOK DEAL in hand and a new L.A. office, FilmFour is widening its horizons well beyond Blighty. The Channel 4 subsid is attempting to make two to three pics a year that are…
If president Rick Hess and chief operating officer Trevor Macy have their way, Propaganda Films will finally achieve what it hasn't been able to do in its 15-year history: make movies for the…
Europeans flocked back to movie theaters in the 1990s to see Hollywood films rather than local fare, according to new European Union stats covering 1950-98.
Jennie Lew Tugend, Ron Moler and Elliot Rosenblatt's newly formed Capstone Pictures has entered into a joint venture with German film production and sales arm EuroArts.
Miramax co-chair Harvey Weinstein's feats of legerdemain as a deal-maker are well known in Hollywood. But last week Weinstein pulled a rabbit out of his hat that left a handful of publishing vets…
Universal Pictures subsid Hypnotic has acquired exclusive worldwide distribution rights to four shorts that bowed at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, which the Netco sponsored.