Former Fox exec Nate Hopper has been tapped VP of creative affairs for Sony Pictures Animation. Hopper will work with writers and directors in developing computer-generated toon features at the…
It was a long and winding "Road" to the top. But final data Monday showed DreamWorks' Tom Hanks starrer "Road to Perdition" outdistanced Sony's family laffer "Stuart Little 2" to grab the No. 1 spot…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped two student filmmakers from Columbia and two from NYU as winners of the eighth annual DGA East Coast Student Filmmakers Award.
Outfest concluded its 20th anniversary with a Sunday night kudofest at the John Anson Ford Amphitheater honoring gay and lesbian filmmakers at home and abroad.
Completed American and international features may be submitted for the 2003 Sundance Film Festival by July 26 for early consideration and a reduced submission fee of $35. The festival will be held…
A mild-mannered translator looks back at a bittersweet romance in "See Ya Later, Pollux," an entertaining and affecting tragicomedy that sustains an original tone parsed with plenty of offbeat humor.
A peppy, neatly plotted and consistently watchable cross-cultural martial arts romp that borrows as much as it invents, "Samourai" is a hybrid entertainment that provides more youth-o-centric bang…
First feature from successful comic book author and illustrator Didier Tronchet, who has some 30 hardcover comics to his credit, is nothing special on the cinematic front but is peopled with…
More than just a technical novelty, however, B&W featurette based (very loosely) on a traditional Japanese fairy tale reps an utterly charming, even poignant viewing experience likely to win over…
An otherwise talented cast is gored by a clunky script and clumsy filmmaking in "Semana Santa," an English-lingo botch set in contempo Seville during Easter Week.
A bright young boy and his confused mother process a family loss in the finely drawn drama "Leaving by the Way."