The main competition at the 54th Berlin Film Festival is expected to feature a strong contingent of North American movies, including Norman Jewison's "The Statement," Vadim Perelman's "The House of…
The Visual Effects Society on Wednesday announced its nominations for the 2004 VES Awards.
In his 40-plus years in movies, Warren Beatty has averaged roughly one feature every two years. In an industry that requires constant visibility to retain a certain degree of heat, Beatty's career…
The power struggle plaguing the Venice Film Festival is nearing its final stretch, with Moritz de Hadeln's odds of hanging on to his job as artistic director becoming slimmer.
When James Cameron learned he would be this year's recipient of the Producers Guild's Vanguard Award for technical achievement, his immediate thought was, "I didn't realize anyone would notice what I…
"Honey" helmer Bille Woodruff is set to direct Queen Latifah in "Beauty Shop," an MGM comedy that begins shooting in March. The film revolves around the character Latifah plays in "Barbershop 2,"…
Folks in the film biz will always remember the 2003 award season because of the Screener Wars, in which indies battled for the right to send screening tapes to kudos voters.
Like previous feature-length adaptations of Tony Hillerman's Native American whodunits exec-produced by Robert Redford for PBS's "Mystery" series, pic concentrates more on the cultural identity of…
The team that brought Gotham the Tribeca Film Festival is throwing its weight behind a new consumer expo that will turn the city's Javitz Center into a kind of Epcot for the movie business.
Underlining the cable net's increasing push into the independent feature arena, Showtime Networks has pacted with specialty distrib Strand Releasing for theatrical distribution of "The Mudge Boy,"…
"Schindler's List" will be released to DVD for the first time March 9 as part of a 10th anniversary celebration of the formation of the Shoah Foundation and the Oscar ceremony at which the movie won…