Polish director Agnieszka Holland is planning to make a feature film about Janosik, the legendary Slovakian bandit who stole from the rich and gave to the poor.
Think of an Anthony Mann Western made by an experimental film director and you get an indication of the challenging components of "The Tracker," the story of a manhunt that is politically sensitive…
Crusader Entertainment has formed Epiphany Films, a specialty label to develop and produce indie features with spiritual themes.
In a surprise upset, dark horse "Otesanek," the adult fairy tale of a wooden child that eats its parents, won best film at the Czech Lions on Saturday.
Publicity topper Terry Curtin will exit Universal Pictures to become head of marketing at Revolution Studios. Curtin, who was exec VP of publicity at U, will fill a job vacated by Geoffrey Ammer, who…
High-flying indie Intermedia was clobbered on the German stock market Monday after its merger with Disney-based Spyglass Entertainment was called off.
British filmmaker Mike Newell has signed on to develop and direct period romance "Mrs. Darwin" for Catch 23 Entertainment.
After he completes a pair of sequels to futuristic hit "The Matrix," Keanu Reeves is looking to go retro, in the form of "Billy Jack."
Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters will be the first major exhib to open a multiplex in China when its nine- screen cinema bows April 12.
Some of the industry's most successful scribes and helmers discussed their work over the weekend at two of the Santa Barbara Film Festival's eagerly anticipated annual events. Though funding problems…