The Independent Feature Project/New York will present Maggie Gyllenhaal with the breakthrough actor award for her performance in Steven Shainberg's "Secretary," the Sundance entry acquired by Lions…
The League of Historic American Theaters has established a strategic alliance with New York-based Emerging Pictures, for the promotion of a national network of satellite-fed digital cinemas, some of…
Fine Line Features has tapped Martin Wendel director of media services.
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…
U.K.Gallic web M6 has bought production company Mandarin's catalog for an undisclosed sum and will partner with the company's founders to finance projects.
Twenty-one world preems, including Neil LaBute's "Possession" with Gwyneth Paltrow, Samantha Lang's "The Idol" with Leelee Sobieski and Alex Cox's "Revengers Tragedy" with Christopher Eccleston and…
"Armageddon" helmer Michael Bay is mentoring up-and-coming Indonesian directors Jose Purnomo and Rizal Mantovani who will helm horror pic "The Well, " due to roll in Indonesia and the U.S. next…
Tracy Mercer has been promoted to senior VP development at Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures and will report to Valhalla president Barbara Boyle.
On the heels of their recent success with "The Rookie," Mayhem Pictures' principals, producers Mark Ciardi and Gordon Gray, have sealed a three-year first-look production deal with the Walt Disney…
Sharon Stone is in negotiations to play the female lead opposite Dennis Quaid in the Walt Disney Co.'s upcoming feature "Cold Creek Manor" for helmer Mike Figgis.
Australian commercials producer Film Graphics Prods is branching into feature films, TV and animation via a new banner, Film Graphics Entertainment.