New York State Assemblyman Joseph D. Morelle has slammed Gov. George Pataki's veto of legislation designed to attract film and television work to the state, calling the decision a major setback.
Indie production and distribution shingle Myriad Pictures has pacted with Canadian production shingle imX communications to co-produce "The River King," a supernatural murder mystery starring Edward…
Those distribs who were brave -- or foolish -- enough to launch films overseas last weekend, before Wednesday's global invasion of "The Matrix Revolutions," didn't have a lot to celebrate, although…
In another unprecedented move, Warner Bros. will bow "The Matrix Revolutions" Wednesday on 60 Imax large screens simultaneously with the trilogy-completing fantasy's wide release in conventional…
Warner Bros. will bend the rules of time and space for Wednesday's worldwide release of its mind-bending tentpole "The Matrix: Revolutions." The trilogy-capping action saga will be launched in a…
Further illustrating its yen for esoteric foreign-language fare, specialty distrib Palm Pictures has acquired rights to two titles that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year…
Thesp Richard Dreyfuss and his producing partner Judith James have pacted with British-based Indian writer-director Ashvin Kumar to turn his short film "Road to Ladakh" into a full-length feature.
The Valladolid Intl. Film Festival Golden Spike pic plaudit was shared by Afghanistan's Siddiq Barmak for "Osama," about a girl posing as a boy under the Taliban regime, and Iran's "Crimson Gold,"…
Nigel Westlake's score of "The Nugget" took the feature music honors at the Australian Screen Music Awards Monday night.
Spanish film sales exec Angela Bosch will be the first director of the newly souped-up Barcelona-based Catalan Films & TV export board.