With more than a third of Columbia Pictures' feature slate now provided by Joe Roth's Revolution Studios, heads have rolled in a revolution moving through Sony's production staff.
Thesp Clifton Collins Jr. ("Traffic") has nabbed a gig in DreamWorks' prison drama "The Castle" and has inked with ICM for representation.
Montreal comedy festival Just for Laughs is seeking submissions for its fifth showcase, to be held July 12-22. Short films -- no longer than 15 minutes -- are eligible for the comic divisions Eat My…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Some in France's auteur-led film community complain that as a producer, Luc Besson is "un-French," keeping a tight rein on the films he makes while paying little heed to the artistic viewpoint of…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences made history by awarding the first Oscar ever to the makers of a computer software program at its recent Scientific & Technical Achievement Awards gala.
The 1977 Walt Disney pic "Freaky Friday" is getting a makeover at the Mouse House. The studio has tapped Heather Hach to adapt the quirky comedy.
Maury Povich is hanging up a new shingle, Stun Creative, under his MOPO production umbrella. Headed by Povich proteges Mark Feldstein and Brad Roth, company will create content in all formats, from…
Lost & Found: The son also rises to biz's call
Locus Holdings, an affiliate of a deep-pocketed computer telephone systems integrator of the same name, has acquired South Korea's premier film financier/distrib. A signing ceremony was held March 6.
Unspooling April 20-28, the Independent Feature Project/West Los Angeles Film Festival has selected 36 features and docus for its 2001 edition. Screenings will be held at the Directors Guild of…
Outfest executive director Steven Gutwilling announced Tuesday the nominees for the first Outfest Screen Idol Awards.