The 24th edition of the Montreal World Film Festival is light on high-profile Hollywood fare and instead focuses on well-known international auteurs and Canuck helmers.
Paramount-based Nickelodeon Movies, with producing partner Storypolis, has greenlit a computer-animated short based on a children's book by "Bloom County" cartoonist Berkeley Breathed.
Adding more heft to the Asian profile in the 57th Venice Intl. Film Festival's official competition, mainland Chinese director Jia Zhang-ke's "Platform" has been added as the 20th and final contender…
MGM is in final negotiations with comic scribe Bradley Allenstein to adapt and update the 1960 Jerry Lewis vehicle "The Bellboy." Allenstein will be paid low- to mid-six figures. The Lion is also in…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival unveiled several high-profile additions to its lineup Tuesday, including three new gala pics and three special presentations. Twentieth Century Fox release "Men of…
Less than one year after being promoted to senior veep of production of the Buena Vista Motion Picture Group, Mark Vahradian is in final negotiations to become executive veep of production. Elevating…
Julianne Moore and Billy Crudup will topline the Independent Film Channel-backed indie "World Traveler," a drama written and directed by Bart Freundlich ("The Myth of Fingerprints"). Budgeted at…
Russia's most ambitious trade show dedicated to modernizing the country's exhib facilities will run Sept. 12-16 in St. Petersburg.
Theatrical attendance in Sweden is up 30% over last year, largely due to the success of local pics and the Swedish Film Institute is hoping to extend the success of those pictures.
With a possible Writers Guild strike looming next year, the Walt Disney Co. appears ahead of the curve in putting many of its potential "go" projects on the fast track with A- or B-list writers…
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