Members of the Directors Guild of America have elected John Badham, LeVar Burton, Taylor Hackford, Randa Haines, Arthur Hiller, Michael Mann, Frank Marshall and Haskell Wexler as reps to the…
The Sydney Film Festival shuttered this weekend with a screening of Takeshi Kitano's samurai slasher "Zatoichi" and presentation of the Dendy short film awards.
German pubcaster ZDF said Friday that it would withdraw its support from regional film subsidy board FilmFoerderung Hamburg at the end of the year.
Buena Vista Intl. Japan confirmed Monday that it will invest in the CGI pic "Brave Story," produced by Fuji Television and Gonzo Digimation, and will distribute it locally in summer 2006. Move marks…
Canadian helmer Nathaniel Geary's "On the Corner" took the top Valencia Gold Moon award, worth e18,000 ($21,700), at the 19th Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival, Spain's biggest showcase for young…
United Artists is in final negotiations to finance and distribute actor-turned-director Tony Goldwyn's drama "Evening," from Hart Sharp Entertainment.
Luke Perry and "Napoleon Dynamite" star Haylie Duff topline the coming-of-age comedy "Dishdogz," set in the world of skateboarding.
MGM has tapped thesps-turned-scribes Mark Famiglietti and Lane Garrison to pen horror comedy "Succubus," based on an idea by "Daredevil" director Mark Steven Johnson.
The producers of Hollywood pic "House of Wax" got more fireworks than they'd bargained for when flames destroyed the soundstage where they were shooting Saturday night at the Warner Roadshow Studios…
Judge Anthony Scirica was the dissenting judge in the U.S. Appeals Court’s decision on the FCC’s media ownership rules. Information was incorrect in Friday’s paper. * * * Cheryl Guerriero and Anna…
"Fahrenheit 9/11" went a long way toward recouping its expenses this weekend, and with a wide expansion of runs in the works over the next 10 days, an eventual domestic cume approaching $100 million…