Offering a realistic and blackly humorous slice of suburban misery, the anything-but-merry "Christmas" marks an impressive debut from helmer Gregory King. Pic follows a dysfunctional family as they…
Helen Hunt will topline "A Good Woman," playing a seductress who steals the husband of a younger woman played by Scarlett Johansson.
No one is calling them "Freedom films." In fact, Gallic imports are registering one of their strongest summers ever at the U.S. box office, led by the success of "Winged Migration" and "Swimming…
Newmark/Echelon has acquired North American distribution rights to Chinese-language films "For the Children" and "25 Kids & One Dad."
Imagine Entertainment and Universal have set Chris Rock to star in "Sick Day," a comedy that will be produced by Brian Grazer.
The 2003 Woodstock Film Fest will kick off Sept. 18 with the East Coast preem of first-time helmer Peter Hedges' "Pieces of April" and a simultaneous screening of John Sayles' "Casa de los Babys"…
Warner Independent Pictures continues to take shape with Michael Andreen ankling Fox to become the specialty label's exec VP of production and mPRm publicity vet Laura Kim joining as exec VP of…
Vet distrib Alan Finney, who heads Buena Vista Intl.'s ops in Australia/New Zealand, received a lifetime achievement award Friday at the Australian Intl. Movie Convention.
Jorgen Flindt Pedersen's "The Occupied," depicting a year in the lives of five Palestinians, won the Grand Prix at Denmark's Odense Intl. Film Festival for shorts and documentaries. Fest wrapped…
After fierce opposition, the Unesco Public Service Broadcasting Trust Intl. Film Festival has withdrawn its demand that documakers get censor certificates for their entries.