While set primarily after the peace-and-love movement has waned, an unabashed hippie-holdover sensibility flows through lending a mellow sweetness to the emotionally rich drama. Strong word of mouth…
The Forum of Independents section of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival, unspooling July 2-10, has added a new prize for the best film from a field of 17 features.
Norwegian helmer Hans Petter Moland will lens "Pedersen. High-School Teacher," his first project since Terrence Malick's English-lingo pic "The Beautiful Country," which bowed in competition at this…
Dylan McDermott is starring in "Unbeatable Harold," the feature directing bow of Ari Palitz. Pic, now in production, also stars Charles Durning, Gladys Knight and Henry Winkler.
The "Fahrenheit 9/11" hype train keeps rolling along. The publicity surrounding Michael Moore's docu is generating more interest online than some of the summer's biggest blockbusters, while Warner…
Fox Searchlight is putting together a sequel to "28 Days Later," the stylish Danny Boyle-directed horror film that became a sleeper fall hit in 2002.
Annette Bening will star in "Diva," a comedy financed by hip-hop mogul Damon Dash and produced by Andrew Lazar.
Sony is following the credo "think locally, act globally" to sell its soundtrack to "Spider-Man 2."
The UIP/DreamWorks strategy of holding back "Shrek 2" appears to be paying off handsomely, as the sequel smashed UIP opening records in Australia, Latin America and Taiwan over the weekend.
The 27th Asian American Intl. Film Festival will open July 16 with the U.S. preem of Hong Kong director Ann Hui's "Goddess of Mercy."
Robert Greenwald has just sold his docu "Uncovered: The Whole Truth About the Iraq War" to the Sundance Channel for cable TV and to Cinema Libre for theatrical release.