Jon Fitzgerald has resigned as executive director of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival to focus on production commitments and his family, both of which are based in Los Angeles.
Bigscreen company Imax outdistanced analyst expectations for the first quarter ended March 31, posting net earnings of $2.4 million on Monday.
Rialto Pictures has acquired U.S. theatrical and video/DVD rights to seven French and Italian arthouse classics from the StudioCanal library, including titles from Jean-Luc Godard, Vittorio De Sica…
Theatrical screenings for DVD releases have suddenly started proliferating. Disney is presenting a screening of the classic "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" with the American Cinematheque at the El…
Cannes Film Festival goers will be able to watch digital HD projections of Michael Curtiz' "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and Jerry Schatzberg's "The Scarecrow" as part of a line-up of restored films and…
Score one for Hollywood in the battle against Asia's resourceful video pirates: 20th Century Fox's unprecedented security for "X2: X-Men United" prevented vids circulating before its theatrical…
Managing director Frida Ohrvik, of Sandrew Metronome Norway, will head the Scandinavian media concern's new acquisition team, taking over from Bertil Sandgren, who is retiring.
Indian producers and distribbers are yet to break the month-long deadlock that has stopped new releases as the prime pre-monsoon movie-going season reaches its peak.
Pics about the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) epidemic are being readied in China and Hong Kong, the two territories hardest hit by the killer, pneumonia-like virus.
Peace moves between India and Pakistan could help the ailing Bollywood film industry, which is losing millions of dollars to pirates, according to media analysts.