In our fifth year, we reflect on the accomplishments of some of our Directors to Watch alumni. Following is a sampling (by year of inclusion) of what just a few have been up to since making it on our…
Christian Slater and Val Kilmer are in negotiations with Emmett/Furla Films and Nittolo Entertainment to star in the action thriller "In God We Trust." Shooting is skedded to begin April 9.
It's typically the one ticket you just can't get: the Sundance Film Festival closing night awards ceremony. But that won't stop the curious from being privy to the festivities this year.
Writers Mark Gibson and Phil Halprin have sold their pitch "Rodeo Clowns" to Revolution Studios in a deal valued in the mid-six figures.
Spain's biggest cinema circuit, CAEC (Central de Actividades y Exhibicion Cinematografica), is in talks to add other exhibs to its joint venture.
A leaden, pretentious tale of life in Barcelona's underbelly, Jo Sol's "Tatawo" fails to flesh out good ideas into anything resembling drama. Simple tale is made unnecessarily complex by script's…
The Cannes' Intl. Festival of Film offered Hollywood an olive branch Tuesday with the announcement that Jodie Foster will head the jury of this year's fest. The choice of an American star as jury…
The plug was pulled on long-incubating Sundance Cinemas before the joint venture could birth a single theater, but a glimmer of hope remains that a solo Sundance project or two may survive.
A tale about father-son reconciliation, the 1998 feature "Smoke Signals" set a welcome precedent for films with American Indian themes: Not only could they do well domestically, but they could cross…
Trillion Entertainment, producer of one of the Sundance Film Festival's earliest digital films, "The Item," has launched digital division Unbridled Entertainment.
As a fledgling writer-director at last June's Sundance Filmmakers Lab, Attica Locke experienced a very unusual twist on a very common creative dilemma.