The Cannes Film Festival's Directors' Fortnight, the independently run section traditionally focusing on edgier fare, unveils today a program of 24 features strong on geographical diversity.
Once again, Columbia Pictures' "The Ice Queen" cometh. Jeremy Iacone, who joined the ranks of A-list writers with "The Bone Collector," has been tapped by the studio to adapt the true story of Heidi…
A new set of film biz accounting rules skedded for approval next month will spark a wave of industrywide writeoffs totaling at least $4.4 billion, according to Schroder & Co.'s David Londoner, a…
Executive producer, Michael Berns. Co-executive producers, Chris Korbin, Craig Steel.
Jiande Chen has been appointed to the position of VP and general manager of Sony Pictures Entertainment China.
Jazz guitarist John Scofield's foray into funk rhythms continues to produce some of the most fun, ingratiating and intriguing music around today. Joining forces with members of brainy avant-rock…
Montana may be the home of the Unabomber and the macho, wildcat characters of Thomas McGuane, but in tyro writer-director Thomas Bezucha's mild-mannered "Big Eden," the Big Sky Country is a fantasy…
AlwaysI.com, the Web site formerly known as AlwaysIndependentFilms.com, on Thursday tapped former MGM international theatrical marketing exec Randy Greenberg as the company's new head of marketing.
You don't have to know your IRA from your UDA, your Nationalists from your Loyalists --- though it would certainly help --- to enjoy "The Force of Change," Belfast dramatist Gary Mitchell's pistol of…
Less than three months after filling the mammoth Pond Arena in Anaheim, los Jaguares, the most popular Mexican rock band north of the border, returned to the Southland for two special House of Blues…
A tough, hard-hitting play confined to the interior of an isolated and shabby house on the fringe of an Australian mining town, "Below" is a powerfully claustrophobic and unrelentingly bleak…