Film critic Adriano Apra will step down as director of the Pesaro Intl. Festival of New Cinema following the 34th edition, which is currently under way, to become director of Italy's National…
Animation and film-history buffs will get a rare eyeful of Walt Disney archival material June 30 when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences shows a collection of behind-the-scenes footage…
After seeing dramatic attendance leaps in the last several years, the San Francisco Intl. Lesbian & Gay Film Festival's 22nd annum is expanding from 10 to 11 programming days. Event unspools June…
Allison Segan is leaving her post as prexy of production at Mutual Film Co. to produce pics for Michael Douglas' nascent Universal-based entity, Furthur Films.
Todd-AO and eight major post-production enterprises from the U.S., Latin America, Australia and South Africa have formed the Intl. Network of Post Production (INPP), the first worldwide trade…
Bill Pullman, last spotted in "Zero Effect," has bitten into a role as a crocodile-hunting game warden in Phoenix Pictures' "Lake Placid," the company confirmed Tuesday.
Breaking Italian moviegoers of their traditional habit of abandoning theaters through the summer months has become an ongoing obsession for the country's distributors and exhibitors. In the latest…
HKM Films, the feature arm of L.A.-based commercial house HKM Prods., has just put its first two features into production under the guidance of producer and senior VP Alexis Magagni-Seely.
Bob Odenkirk and David Cross, who topline HBO's "Mr. Show With Bob & David" and did a near-naked turn on last weekend's Comic Relief telethon, are now ready to show their stuff on the bigscreen.
Twentysomething thesp Danny Masterson has joined the cast of New Line Cinema's romance "Town and Country," which begins shooting toward the end of this month.
United News & Media has signaled that it will close down First Independent Films, the U.K. theatrical and video distrib, by the end of this year, unless it can find a buyer within the next fortnight.