Director Roland Joffe has teamed up with Indian producer Ajey Jhankar for Joffe's latest project, "The Invaders."
Nine pics were declared eligible Wednesday for the first new Oscar category in 20 years: feature-length animation. A committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will pare the list down…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theater will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a "Happy Birthday" film series that will run Jan. 2-10. A selection of 14 audience favorites from…
The two leading nominees for the Genie Awards, Canada's top film kudos, do not have local distribution deals, highlighting the problems facing the domestic industry.
Berlin-based media investor German Film Productions is launching a private fund of roughly 11 million euros ($10 million) -- with the possibility to increase it up to $45 million -- to bankroll…
MGM has shelled out midsix against high-six figures for the script "Thumb," penned by Tom Ropelewski ("The Next Best Thing"). If the pic gets made, Ropelewski will receive a seven-figure payday.
Italian director Gianni Amelio is preparing his return to features after a four-year absence with the contemporary drama "Nati due volte" (Born Twice), adapted from the novel by Giuseppe Pontiggia.
With her demurelooks and cut-glass accent, Susanna Lea gives the impression that butter wouldn't melt in her mouth. But appearances can be deceiving, as a closer look at this literary agent's impact…
Paramount has Michael Bay pumped to direct "Pain and Gain," a dark film about steroid-abusing bodybuilders who engage in a campaign of kidnapping, extortion and murder in Florida.
The sky is not the only thing that's going to be blue this Christmas for many below-the-line showbiz workers in Hollywood.