Thesps Ruby Dee and Julie Harris are set to receive lifetime achievement awards at this year's Method Fest film festival. Kevin Pollak, Kelli Garner and Agnes Bruckner are also being honored.
USC is receiving yet another endowed chair at its School of Cinema-Television.
What's the best way to measure windows? The National Assn. of Theater Owners maintains that one should assess them by focusing on the big picture -- not just the biggest pictures. The exhib org says…
Spain's Tornasol Films has awarded a E250,000 ($300,650) co-production prize to Paraguayan project "18 cigarillos y medio" (18½ Cigarettes ).
Columbia Pictures has signed a production deal with Frank Mancuso Jr. and Tom Gores' 360 Pictures to acquire and distribute genre films both theatrically and for the direct-to-video market. The first…
National Geographic World Films, Samuel Goldwyn Films and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia are partnering on the April 14 U.S. release of the Chinese action pic "Mountain Patrol: Kekexili."
Investors' fascination with Hollywood libraries continued Wednesday as Qualia Partners, a private-equity group led by former Artisan CEO Amir Malin and prexy-COO Ken Schapiro, bought the libraries of…
Universal Pictures' "United 93" has been tapped to open the Tribeca Film Festival on April 25. Paul Greengrass-helmed pic follows the saga of the hijacked United Airlines flight that crashed outside…
Piracy topped the agenda as MPAA topper Dan Glickman met with Russian industry figures and legislators Wednesday during his first visit to Moscow in his new capacity.
Singapore helmer Eric Khoo is seeking a Cannes compromise for short film "No Day Off."
Teuton director Helmut Dietl's latest is a plush romantic fantasia starring Moritz Bleibtreu and Alexandra Maria Lara as Eurovision Song Contest-style updates of Orph and Eurydice. The pic offers…