Myriad Pictures has optioned the feature rights to Leslie Forbes' bestseller "Bombay Ice," which "Cherish" producer Mark Burton will produce.
With only days to go before an interim state budget shut down the Massachusetts Film Office, funding was found to keep it open during the month of July.
The 19th Avignon Film Festival wrapped Thursday with fest's three-pronged top nod, the Prix Tournage, going to Tribeca Fest winner "Manito" by American Eric Eason, "The Devils" by France's Christophe…
Teutonic fund manager Erste Medien Dach Fonds is offering high earners the chance to put their money in a number of private film funds with a single investment.
Nearly 300 films will unspool at the eighth annual Palm Springs Intl. Festival of Short Films Aug. 6-12 at the Camelot Theaters.
Producer Peter Chan's Applause Pictures is planning a sequel -- or possible prequel -- to "The Eye," a thriller about a girl who sees ghosts after having her vision restored by an operation.
With Germany headed to the World Cup final, helmer Sonke Wortmann ("The Hollywood Sign") is generating buzz with true soccer pic "Das wunder von bern" (The Miracle of Bern), which began shooting this…
Video products distributor Panorama Entertainment Company has landed exclusive Hong Kong distribution rights to legendary Japanese film company Shochiku's 4,000-strong library.
In the post-"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" boom, Hong Kong and Chinese film houses are trying to capitalize on the overseas attention. And the expectations placed on them to raise the quality of…
Helmer Jose Luis Guerin received Spain's 2001 National Film Prize, the country's most important life achievement award, on Thursday.
The 2002 European Film Awards will be held in Rome on Dec. 7.