The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television will bestow Spotlight Awards for outstanding achievement in filmmaking upon nine student directors Thursday at the Directors Guild. Kudos are a part of…
Director Roland Joffe and French producer Alain Goldman are teaming up again, Goldman said Tuesday, to make the $15 million pic "Animal."
The first in what will undoubtedly be a long succession of films inspired by "The Blair Witch Project," "The St. Francisville Experiment" is actually closer to an extended episode of "Unsolved…
Miramax Films has closed a deal for the film and television rights to Gay and Laney Salisbury's nonfiction novel "Ice Bound" for producer Richard Gladstein to produce via his FilmColony shingle…
French giant Vivendi and its subsidiary Canal Plus put down a $30 billion bid for Seagram on Tuesday and an announcement of the deal could come as early as next week.
It seems especially apt that Shirley MacLaine, a high priestess of self-expression, should make her feature directing debut with a film about a child's quest for individuality. With "Bruno," MacLaine…
Shane Salerno, Richard Price and John Singleton collaborated on the screenplay for “Shaft.” Information was incomplete in Monday’s paper.
If nothing else, "A Real Young Lady" -- Catherine Breillat's first film, shot in 1975, but never released because her producer went bankrupt -- proves that the signature ingredients of all her…
In a very patchy weekend at the foreign box office, when complete figures from vacationing Western Europe and Australia were hard to come by, Fox's "Big Momma's House" got its foreign campaign off to…
"Shower" continued its festival reign, picking up two top prizes at the 26th annual Seattle International Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday with an awards breakfast at the Space Needle. Now backed…
New-media company Threshold Entertainment has started production on its first digitally animated feature film "Foodfight!" after raising $50 million in equity financing.