Richard Sylbert has been voted a lifetime achievement award by the board of directors of the Society of Motion Picture & Television Art Directors.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors, the latest org to sing the praises of 1999's best films, has unveiled its list of nominees for best sound effects and dialogue.
Film producer Christine Vachon will be honored with the second "Filmmaker on the Edge" award at the Provincetown Intl. Film Festival, to be held June 15-18.
Miramax Films has seized the film rights to the bestselling children's book "Ella Enchanted" by Gail Carson Levine.
Some sort of truth is emerging at Warner Bros. and Disney, and it may be "The Ugly Truth," a script penned by Nicole Eastman and being seriously considered by helmer Barry Sonnenfeld, actress Gwyneth…
For the indies, 1999 held a mixed bag of surprises. Despite "The Blair Witch Project's" astonishing $142 million domestic gross, the year was actually crunch time: overall independent film box office…
Beau Flynn's Bandeira Entertainment has secured a two-year extension to their first-look, non-exclusive deal with DreamWorks SKG.
Kevin Spacey will receive this year's Piper-Heidsieck Tribute to Independent Vision at the Sundance Film Festival.
Scintillating debuts by "The Sixth Sense," the James Bond caper, "American Pie," "Sleepy Hollow" and "Double Jeopardy" kept the home fires burning at cinemas overseas last weekend.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the college thriller "I Would Die for You" from first-time scribes Markus Redmond and Ivy Williams.