Chuck Dolan's Rainbow Holdings has bought "On Golden Pond," "Sex, Lies, and Videotape," "The Boys From Brazil," "Sophie's Choice" and 36 other ITC movies from Carlton Intl. Media for Rainbow's four…
Tim Burton’s “Stainboy” comprises six Webisodes that will bow every two weeks. Information in Monday’s paper was incorrect. * * * Jon Bokenkamp co-wrote “Point of Origin” with Matt Taybak and John…
Six Japanese movies were shown for the first time in North Korea at the seventh biannual Pyongyang Intl. Film Festival Sept. 11-13.
USA Films has begun production on the horror thriller "Session 9," helmed by Brad Anderson ("Next Stop Wonderland"). Pic stars David Caruso, Josh Lucas, Peter Mullan and Brendan Sexton III in a…
Wild Things Prods. has signed with AMG Animation, which will assist in the development of children's projects in film, TV and new media. Wild Things toppers include former Orion and Columbia Pictures…
Jennifer Beals and Karyn Parsons will star in "13 Moons," a relationship comedy to be shot in digital video under helmer Alexandre Rockwell ("In the Soup").
The Slamdance Film Festival has selected three winners for the fifth annual Slamdance Screenplay competition: first place, Russell Paquette's "Gotta Keep Movin,' " second place, Thomas Russell's…
The Independent Film Channel has launched Gotham-based domestic distribution arm IFC Films, to be headed by senior VP of marketing and distribution Bob Berney. Among the division's first releases…
James Hewison has been appointed executive director of the Melbourne Intl. Film Festival for a three-year term.
Joel and Ethan Coen's "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" will kick off this year's American Film Institute Festival, to be held Oct. 19-26. A tribute to filmmaker Philip Kaufman and the L.A. preem of his…