The Australian government's new tax rebate for producers of big-budget films is precisely the kind of clear and simple incentive that Hollywood wanted, according to Oz execs.
DS Entertainment is producing the new ABC reality skein “Future Diary.” Information in Thursday’s paper was incorrect. * * * Year-end box office data was supplied by ACNielsen EDI. Credit was omitted…
The inaugural Greenwich Film Festival kicks off this week with Yale Strom's "On the Q.T.," starring James Earl Jones and Trudie Styler.
The Italian government will most probably include a national film tax shelter in the next financial bill, Culture Dept. undersecretary Carmelo Rocca said last week.
Paramount Classics has acquired North American distribution rights to the romantic comedy "Just a Kiss," helmed by actor-producer Fisher Stevens.
Veteran indie film exec Liz Manne has ankled the Sundance Channel to pursue other interests.
The creators of an unauthorized comedy centered around fugitive Oz tycoon Christopher Skase are looking to get the last laugh -- and maybe several more -- as they re-edit their pic in the wake of the…
Time to officially rewrite the record books.
Showbiz types from four Filipino entertainment orgs have linked arms to fight a doubling of the withholding tax mandated by the Department of Finance on incomes of those in the entertainment industry.
The spirit of the French New Wave is alive and well and living in the digital camera.
The Australian Screen Directors Assn. has vowed to fight for improved directors' rights after four feature films in the past 18 months became battlegrounds for director-producer standoffs over…