The Intl. Cinematographers Guild has selected filmmaker Ron Howard, IATSE president Thomas C. Short and ICG prexy George Spiro Dibie for ICG lifetime achievement awards.
DreamWorks Pictures has acquired the live action pitch "Non-Human Animal" from writer Christopher Bird for John Williams' Vanguard Films to produce.
Universal's "The Rundown," an Amazon actioner toplined by Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson, opened in a box office jungle with a chart-topping $18.5 million this weekend.
Both sides in the unending battle of wills between distribs and exhibs seem to be playing hardball these days - with the public.
Australian audiences have lost faith in local films after a couple of poor years for Oz cinema, says development exec Duncan Thompson, voicing a common industry view.
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
Spanish pride shone brightly midway through the 51st Donostia-San Sebastian Int. Film Festival, which wrapped Sept. 27.
Mexico's small indie market apparently has enough room for one more distrib. Film House made its debut at the recently concluded Toronto Intl. Film Festival, wasting no time in snatching up rights to…
With Vivendi Universal and NBC pairing up, wedding bells are once again ringing in Hollywood. An unspoken question now looms over the remaining bachelors of the film biz: Is tying the knot right for…
Attention, Oscar voters: This awards season, you should be prepared to attend more screenings, in a shorter amount of time than usual, and without food.
Despite early skepticism that greeted Miramax's announcement that it would release Quentin Tarantino's "Kill Bill" in two parts, buzz on the pic following recent press screenings is that the two-part…