Tom DiCillo is no first-time filmmaker looking to strike it rich in Hollywood. A Sundance veteran -- this year represents his third fest appearance with film in tow -- he projects an aura of quiet…
The focus of digital filmmaking discussions used to be on technology. With vastly improved cameras and transfer facilities available, the attention has switched to how the technology facilitates a…
Netcaster Neurotrash.com has launched NT Entertainment, an offline production division whose first project is "Prophet Speaks," a jazz docu skedded to bow at the Slamdance Film Festival.
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.