Italo animator Enzo d'Alo has begun production on the $7 million "Opopomoz," arthouse prodco Albachiara's first theatrical animated feature.
Juliette Binoche and Daniel Auteuil will play husband and wife in Michael Haneke's next project, "Cache" (Hidden), Binoche's agent told Daily Variety.
The German Export Union will screen three high-profile pics during the AFI Festival which kicks off in Los Angeles on Thursday.
A picaresque character comedy about two English soldiers during WWII who go AWOL for some private action vs. Jerry, "Two Men Went to War" recalls '50s British flag-wavers crossed with the bumbling…
Venice Intl. Film Festival director Moritz de Hadeln will head next year's 60th edition, running Aug. 27-Sept. 6.
Don Johnson and Scott Steindorff have formed the small-screen production company DJS Prods. and are plotting a miniseries, a reality show and several pilots that include a drama Johnson might star in.
Investigators from Los Angeles searched the Pittsburgh Film Office in a probe of tens of thousands of dollars of public money allegedly misused by the Entertainment Industry Development Corp.
Helmer Kimberly Peirce is in final negotiations to land a two-year first-look deal at DreamWorks. Peirce is being brought into the studio by co-production prexy Michael De Luca, who had given the…
Director Rick Rosenthal has officially announced the formation of indie production company Whitewater Films and appointed Susan Johnson VP of production and development, and Ryan Peterson director of…
While I respect Alan Wertheimer’s past efforts on behalf of writers and the Writers Guild of America, his guest column analysis (Daily Variety, Oct. 23) of the upcoming credits vote is seriously…
Where has all the talent gone? Or, more to the point, where have all the people who love and respect talent gone? I know there’s talent out there, in droves, just waiting to be discovered. Problem is…