Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Kevin Spacey will present at the 74th Academy Awards on March 24.
Showtime has selected nine projects by students from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts for its Visions From Ground Zero project. The nine filmmakers will receive funding to produce shorts based on their…
Sony Pictures Classics has inked a deal with Toronto-based Mongrel Media for the small Canuck company to handle SPC films in Canada.
Paramount Classics has picked up rights in all English-speaking territories to "And Now ... Ladies and Gentlemen," written and directed by Claude Lelouch.
The theory behind megaplex building and aggressively targeted marketing was to make the film biz more closely resemble cable television, with options for every taste and audience.
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
Some are describing it as China's "Full Monty," but without the stripping. Still Wang Guangli's latest film of gritty working-class heroes wasn't a sure bet to be make its way into Chinese theaters.
Giant media companies love to hold forth on the glories of synergy, and surely there is no better poster boy for their belief than Harry Potter. AOL Time Warner hierarchs go on at length about how…
Germany's first all-computer animated film, Lenard Krawinkel's "Back to Gaya," is breaking new ground in more ways than one. Krawinkel ("Sumo Bruno") recently tapped Hollywood writing duo Don McEnery…
Makers of a doc about alt-country band Wilco didn't start out using "The Blair Witch Project" as a model for getting their project sold, but that's how it worked out.
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