The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has tapped eight student filmmakers from the New York region as finalists for the 30th annual Student Academy Awards competish.
Sony dominated the April box office with a take of $141 million thanks to Revolution's laffer "Anger Management."
IDTV, the Dutch format subsid of the Chrysalis Group, has tapped Argentine-based distrib Ledafilms as its rep in Latin America.
Cinema admissions in the European Union rose by less than 1% in 2002, with strong growth in the U.K. offset by declines in Germany and Spain.
James Cameron will be at the Cannes Film Festival for the screening of his officially selected out-of-competition Titanic docu "Ghosts of the Abyss," it was announced Wednesday.
The outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has postponed yet another key Hong Kong film event.
Prague-based production service company Stillking has landed its third feature this year, Paramount romantic comedy "The Prince and the Freshman."
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Artisan Pictures has set Billy Crudup and Claire Danes to star in "Compleat Female Stage Beauty," with Richard Eyre ("Iris") directing.
Sibling scribes Adam and Melanie Wilson have been hired to write the animated adaptation of "Rapunzel" for Walt Disney Feature Animation. Pic is intended as an all-CGI production.