Bull's Eye Entertainment has optioned Daniel Mason's first novel, "The Piano Tuner." Bull's Eye principals Bob Yari, Cathy Schulman and Tom Nunan will produce the pic, about a tuner of rare pianos in…
Judith Kaufmann was honored with the German Camera Award at the closing event of the Europe's film and TV gabfest, the Medienforum NRW confab, on Wednesday.
The Munich Filmfest kicked off Saturday with homage to actress Geraldine Chaplin and a farewell tribute to fest topper Eberhard Hauff, who will be replaced by Andreas Max Stroehl, head of film at the…
Thesp-director-producer Kamal Haasan will start filming his "Sandiyar" (Fighter) in early July, after persuading community and government officials it will not spark communal caste clashes in south…
This year's Comedia, the Montreal Just for Laughs Festival's comedy-film event, will showcase 25 pics, including the Canadian premiere of "American Splendor."
Filmmakers from the U.S., Lebanon and Switzerland were nominated Friday for the Berlin Today Award for young talent, which will be handed out during the Berlin Intl. Film Festival in February.
Katharine Hepburn, who holds the all-time Oscar record for actors and whose screen career spanned seven decades, died Sunday afternoon at her home in Old Saybrook, Conn.
Alex Steyermark will direct "West Memphis Three," a feature based on the Arkansas murder case that inspired Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky's 1996 docu "Paradise Lost."
Fox Home Entertainment has inked a 10-picture deal with Venevision Intl. to release Spanish-language films on DVD and video in the U.S.
Announcing an all-star lineup of committee members -- John Travolta, Harrison Ford, Anjelica Huston, Garry Marshall, Judi Dench and, newly added, Nicole Kidman -- the eighth annual Angelus Awards…