Gotham-based indie production and distribution company Cavu Pictures has acquired worldwide rights to helmer Ghazi Albuliwi's debut feature, "West Bank Brooklyn."
The National Assn. of Television Program Executives' Educational Foundation has announced the winners of its annual 2003 Student Video and Film Production Awards.
American Cinematheque and Vitagraph Films have acquired helmer Don Coscarelli's "Bubba Ho-Tep" for theatrical release.
The American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theater will host a special preview screening of Rick McKay's docu "Broadway: The Golden Age" Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
Dendy Films has picked up Australian/New Zealand rights to Andrew Jarecki's docu "Capturing the Friedmans" from Fortissimo Films.
Playwright and screenwriter George Axelrod, who penned "The Seven Year Itch" and adapted "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and "The Manchurian Candidate," has died. He was 81.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the relaunch of its official Academy Awards searchable database.
AOL Time Warner chairman and CEO Richard Parsons pledged the conglom's backing for the American Black Film Festival "as long as I'm around" at Saturday's awards ceremony.
The Los Angeles Film Fest dispensed its top two prizes under looming Target logos at the Wadsworth theater Saturday night.
Pottermania swept the world Saturday as bookstores unveiled J.K. Rowling's fifth blockbuster, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," in what was expected to be the biggest retail event in book…
Finnish helmer Klaus Haro's debut feature "Elina" took the top Valencia Moon award at the 18th Cinema Jove film fest, Spain's biggest showcase for first and second-time directors, which wrapped…