While the venerable New York Film Festival (Oct. 3-13) limits its tight program to 23 features culled from the best of the year's world cinema, several other events on the east coast industry…
Playtone partners Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman have made a preemptive buy of "They Marched into Sunlight," David Maraniss' book about two brutal days that defined the futility of the Vietnam War.
Dimension Films has transformed the 1970s TV series "The Six Million Dollar Man" into a potential tentpole, making it a comic pairing between Jim Carrey and director Todd Phillips.
Deborah Kampmeier was in the midddle of pre-production on her first feature, "Hounddog," starring Robin Wright Penn, when the film's funding fell apart -- for the fourth time.
Seven months after she was hired as joint chief of HBO Films London, Rosa Bosch is ankling to take up a producer deal with the company. Sources said Bosch, a veteran of the worldwide festival…
Launched in memoriam to Time Warner chairman Steven J. Ross and shepherded by summer resident Steven Spielberg, the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival has always tried to live up to the glitz and glamour…
Inspired by the Shooting Stars program at the Berlin Film Festival, HIFF's Rising Stars program spotlights up-and-coming actors whose stellar performances have made critical contributions to films in…
One of the fest circuit's most generous prize-givers, HIFF's commitment to supporting American independent filmmaking through cash prizes and recognition includes the following awards, among others…
Actor-director Alan Cumming will host the British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles' Britannia Awards on Nov. 8 at the Century Plaza Hotel in L.A.
Enterprisingly offbeat, ambitious first feature by French-Tunisian writer-helmer Nadia El Fani presents a very different picture of North African womanhood from the screen norm. Heroine here is an…
A no-budget DV feature from the snowdrifts of deepest Montana, "Burnt Sienna" starts out as a bad-taste black comedy before heading into more routine bush-league "Bonnie and Clyde," road movie…