The works of William Shakespeare will be in the spotlight at the Biennale di Venezia, the art org that controls the Venice Film Festival.
Nearly 100,000 people watched Tropfest, the ninth annual edition of Australia's most popular short films competition, at Sydney's Domain Sunday night.
HBO Films has struck a two-year first-look deal with Team Todd, headed by "Austin Powers" producers and sisters Suzanne and Jennifer Todd, who produced HBO's "If These Walls Could Talk" pics.
Everybody loves a winner -- unless they've won too many Oscars. That odd epigram describes the Academy Awards plight of Tom Hanks and the Fox PR team. Having secured a fifth best actor nomination for…
Venezuelan broadcaster Radio Caracas Television has inked an output deal with Walt Disney TV Intl. Latin America for all the pics from Argentinean production company Patagonik.
Renee Zellweger, soon to be seen toplining "Bridget Jones' Diary," has been tapped to present the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards Saturday at…
Columbia-based production and distribution concern Escape Artists has inked a mid-six-figure deal with scribe Chris Morgan to pen "The Bermuda Triangle."
Boasting far more star power than substance, "The Mexican" is an intensely whimsical shaggy-dog crime story that ricochets between goofy violence and some endearing personal moments…
Mel Gibson's Paramount-based Icon Prods. has plunked down low six figures for "The Devil's Kiss," a thriller from Mark L. Smith. Project was discovered online at iFilm.com via its Script Shark link.
Roman Polanski's latest film, "The Pianist," shooting at Babelsberg Studios outside Berlin, has received a DM1 million ($463,000) handout from the Bavarian state film board FFF Bayern.