The Spanish film industry has never had it so good. Or not at least for the last 15 years, according to statistics published by Spain's ICAA Spanish Film Institute.
The U.S. Comedy Arts Festival is now accepting submissions for next year's USCAF Film Discovery Showcase.
Controversial mainland Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yuan's "Seventeen Years" is the final title chosen to compete in the 56th Venice Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 1-11.
Natasha Henstridge will join Gwyneth Paltrow and Ben Affleck in Don Roos’ “Bounce” for Miramax. The drama unfolds as Affleck’s character gives away a plane ticket to an anxious traveler in order to…
Columbia Pictures has purchased scribe Michael Frost Beckner's "The Third Fate," a pitch for Sydney Pollack's Sony-based Mirage Enterprises to produce, for a high-six against low- seven figures.
The return of the Large Band behind Texas troubadour Lyle Lovett is no nostalgic exercise. After a three-year absence, during which time Lovett converted his backing unit to an all-string band…
Revisiting what has become a highly successful franchise for cable TV and actor/comedian Sinbad, the fifth installment of "Sinbad's Soul Music Festival" will be televised Aug. 20.
Steve Brill is negotiating to direct "Little Nicky," the comedy that Adam Sandler will topline for New Line this fall.
David D. Stern, who recently completed his directorial debut film "All the Rage," is set to complete shooting the Imax film "Michael Jordan to the Max."
Destination Films has acquired Adam Rifkin's project "Rock Stars Don't Take Finals."
Helen Hunt is near a commitment to star with Richard Gere in "Dr. T and the Women," the film to be directed by Robert Altman for Initial Entertainment Group. Scripted by "Cookie's Fortune" writer…