Denmark's Nordisk Film has appointed Mai Vedel financial director. Vedel will succeed Carsten Lindegaard, who was named co-CEO of Nordisk Film TV four months ago.
The European Union will extend its $340 million Media Plus film finance program to nine Eastern European countries waiting to join the EU.
The effect of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. has rippled through to the South African film industry.
Denmark's first regional film fund, FilmFyn, was launched Friday. The $1 million fund, which will also receive European Union coin, will back up to four local film or television productions annually.
Canadian film producer Triptych Media is set to adapt a number of well-known Canuck novels for the bigscreen, including "Falling Angels" by Barbara Gowdy ("Kissed"), Carol Shields' "The Republic of…
David Lynch has signed on as executive producer of Eli Roth's feature writing and directing debut, "Cabin Fever."
Miramax Films is taking a dose of Prozac. The studio has nabbed U.S., U.K. and Italian rights to "Prozac Nation," based on the best-selling autobiographical novel by Elizabeth Wurtzel. Pic preemed at…
Creative Artists Agency tenpercenter Josh Donen will likely head the new high-profile directors' company being set up at USA Films.
When it comes to pioneering digital cinema, an airplane manufacturer may not be the obvious choice to lead the charge.
Square USA, which produced box office flop "Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within," plans to keep its $45 million computer animation facility in Hawaii open at least through March, when it finishes a…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
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