Federal legislation to fight runaway production is expected to be re-introduced today.
Intel and its vendors have scored another win in the battle for Hollywood buyers of big "farms" of computers that render computer-generated effects and animation, announcing that Pixar will convert…
Life imitated art in a Brooklyn court room Tuesday morning, as action-pic star Steven Seagal weathered throngs of press and rubberneckers to testify in the long-running criminal case against several…
Miramax is teaming with publisher American Media to produce a series of one-off magazines, tied in to the marketing campaigns for upcoming Miramax releases.
French cinema was in mourning Tuesday following the sudden death of its international ambassador, Daniel Toscan du Plantier, 61. The Unifrance prexy was at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival when he…
Foreign production continued to make up the lion's share of TV and film activity in Canada's largest province in 2002, this year swelling to a whopping 61% of the industry in Ontario.
Director Gyorgy Szomjas blends his personal interest in Transylvanian folk music with working class characters in "Vagabond." However, the fictional elements, featuring a bunch of petty crims, are…
Distributor Scanbox Entertainment Danmark plans to up investment in Scandinavian features.
Octogenarian helmer Miklos Jancso shows twice the energy but half the clarity of colleagues a third his age in "Wake Up, Mate, Don't You Sleep," an addendum to his 1999-2001 trilogy taking an…
The basic plot and characters of "American Beauty" are given a Hungarian twist in this gritty look at a couple of families of "average" Magyars in the 21st century. Peter Gothar has come up with a…
The Spanish film industry gave the government a 14-point rescue plan for local film production on Tuesday. Sixteen bodies signed the document including producers' lobby Fapae and the Spanish Academy…