Picture Windows - Scott Hettrick
Stewart Till's Signpost Films is stepping up its search to raise fresh equity, under pressure from its principal backer, Canada's CDP Capital Entertainment.
Undeterred by its gore factor, Lions Gate Films has picked up distribution rights to writer-director Rob Zombie's controversial horror pic "House of 1000 Corpses."
The 59th Venice Intl. Film Festival gets under way tonight and audiences may find as much action offscreen as on. As the curtain goes up on the world premiere of Miramax's stormy liaison biopic…
Sydney Pollack will be honored at the fifth annual Savannah Film and Video Festival, which will unspool Oct. 26-Nov. 2.
A fascinating documentary that personalizes the universal, "Detained" looks at Mideast tensions through a curious accident of geography -- three Palestinian women living in a small apartment block in…
Delroy Lindo ("The Cider House Rules," "Gone in 60 Seconds") has taken the lead adult role in "Wondrous Oblivion," the second film from Michael Kuhn's new production company.
The Vancouver Intl. Film fest has announced a new cash prize of C$12,000 ($7,800) to be awarded annually to the top screenwriter of a western Canadian film.
Germany's Senator Film has picked up Swedish helmers Mans Herngren and Hannes Holm's "The Reunion" from Nordisk Film Intl. Sales, which also licensed German remake rights to the company.
Thesp Michael Madsen has abandoned his attempt to raise $12 million through a British tax scheme to finance his U.K. heist movie "Red Light Runners."