Producers are grumbling that the end of the year is coming earlier than usual at Sony. Just weeks after struggling Sony Corp. announced that 1,700 jobs would be cut at Sony Pictures and Sony Music…
MGM has acquired Bragi Schut Jr.'s spec script "Season of the Witch" for Mosaic Media Group to produce.
It's final. Screeners will go to Academy members only. Delivering the final word on this year's awards screeners battle Friday, MPAA chief Jack Valenti held fast to the decision to ban screeners from…
In a bid to boost homegrown film and TV production, the Canadian government announced Friday that it is increasing the tax credit available for producers shooting Canuck films and TV shows.
The sixth annual Method Fest Independent Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2004 edition to be held April 2-9 in Burbank, Calif.
First Look Media will release family drama "Blizzard," coming-of-age story "Virginia's Run" and family actioner "Kart Racer" theatrically in the U.S. and has secured P&A financing through Private…
A busy box office weekend saw one wide opener launch like a luxury yacht while another made like a leaking dinghy, but the frame's top grosser proved to be an oversized "Elf."
Serenity Cove Studios has teamed up with Britain's Spice Factory and Sydney-based Arclight Films to create an Australian film fund that will provide gap financing for local features and international…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
As "Memoirs of a Geisha" inches closer to being made into a film, its producers are hoping the long process of adapting the bestselling novel proves that good things come to those who wait.