L.A.-based production and sales shingle Dream Entertainment has picked up international rights to Alex Steyermark's directorial debut "Prey for Rock & Roll," the music-driven drama starring Gina…
On the heels of their recent pairing on Disney's animated "Brother Bear," pic's directing duo Aaron Blaise and Robert Walker and producer Chuck Williams have signed an exclusive deal to make their…
In a series of appointments and executive restructurings, Walden Media has tapped Jess Wittenberg chief operating officer and Alex Schwartz has been promoted to exec VP of production and Alison…
Erin Stam has been appointed VP of production for Spyglass Entertainment and will report to prexy Jonathan Glickman.
Moacyr Goes is lensing "Um Show de Verao" (A Summer Show), a musical romantic comedy staring teen TV host Angelica, in Rio.
Pared down to 90 minutes, Vincent Gallo's revised "The Brown Bunny" won the Fipresci Intl. Critics Prize at the 41st Vienna Intl. Film Festival.
New Zealand's Employment Court ruled last week that "Lord of the Rings" modelmaker James Bryson should be treated as an employee, not a contractor, setting the stage for a revamp of a number of crew…
Russian director Elem Klimov, who earned international acclaim with his last film, the savage war drama "Come and See" (1985), died Oct. 26 in Moscow. He was 71.
Danish director Per Fly's "Inheritance" won the grand prix at the 45th Nordic Film Days in Lubeck, Germany. The largest showcase of Nordic and Baltic cinema outside Scandinavia, which beat last…
A lukewarm reception greeted the Spanish films premiering at the 48th Valladolid Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
Barcelona has been chosen to host the 2004 European Film Awards. Organized by the European Film Academy, the kudos' 17th edition will take place in the Catalan capital Dec. 4, 2004, EFA prexy Nik…