Producer Jordan Kerner's "Winterdance" may be moving closer to a greenlight at Disney, following a rewrite by Mark Gibson ("Lush") and Philip Halprin ("Windows of the Heart").
Alcon Entertainment has purchased the action crime-thriller spec "Hard Look" and has optioned the rights to the nonfiction book "Patient Number One." Both projects will be produced by Rudy Langlais…
GENEVA -- Italian film critic Irene Bignardi has been chosen as the first woman director of the Locarno Film Festival.
Latin America's biggest film fest, Festival do Rio BR 2000, opened Thursday with an expanded slate of pics and a showcase that aims to create a film market. Festival do Rio was created last year, the…
Mexico's Titan Producciones has unveiled plans for several productions, including the next pic of Antonio Serrano, who helmed Mexico's biggest locally produced box office blockbuster.
Colin Farrell, freshly minted as a potential star after his Hollywood debut Friday in "Tigerland," has become the centerpiece in two separate high-profile studio projects, "Phone Booth" and."Hart's…
If you build it, will they come? That's the question facing Ster Century's Hostivar multiplex, which opened Friday in suburban Prague.
More than one showbiz wag has joked that ShowEast moved from Atlantic City, N.J., to Orlando, Fla., because exhibitors have no money left to gamble.
PARIS -- In an attempt to keep up with fast-moving changes in the cinema industry, French Culture and Communications Minister Catherine Tasca has promised a new legal framework to regulate the highly…
NEW YORK -- Screenwriter Shane Salerno, co-writer of such films as "Armageddon" and "Shaft," has made a multiyear, seven-figure first-look deal with Jersey Films to hatch, rewrite and produce…