Larry Miller will host the Casting Society of America's 19th annual Artios Awards Oct. 8 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel with a simultaneous ceremony at Show in Gotham.
National Lampoon has teamed up with the New York Film Academy to produce TV spoof series "Film Academy." Show will depict life in film school, mockumentary style.
Jim Sheridan's semi-autobiographical pic "In America" will launch the inaugural Two River Film Festival on Oct. 10. Peter Hedges' "Pieces of April" will unspool closing night. Fest will also screen…
Stage and film director Elia Kazan, one of the most honored and influential helmers in the history of American drama, died Sunday at his Manhattan home. He was 94.
Marking the longest reign at the international B.O. since "Titanic's" marathon in 1998, "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" ruled for the seventh straight weekend, amassing an…
Steve Carell ("Bruce Almighty") has joined the cast of Woody Allen's new movie for Fox Searchlight and inked to star in "Sleepover" for MGM.
Volker Schlondorff will be tackling the plight of Catholic priests during the Holocaust in "Der neunte Tag" (The Ninth Day).
Exec director of the Australian Screen Directors Assn. Richard Harris will also head the secretariat of the new Intl. Affiliation of English-Speaking Directors Guilds, it was announced Friday.
Tokyo alternative film festival Tokyo Filmex will kick off with Korea's enfant terrible Kim Ki-duk's "Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter ... and Spring," which made waves at this year's Locarno Film…
India has decided not to enter Oscar's next foreign-lingo award competition, just two years after getting its first nomination.
ShowEast arrives early this year. There had been some grumbling over recent editions of the trade show, as its Thursday-Sunday format had distribs and exhibs abandoning their businesses just as big…