After a two-year stint as co-producer of the Miramax/Touchstone animated series "Clerks," John M. Bush has once again dropped anchor at animation house Film Roman.
Landing its first major studio partner, Netcaster SightSound.com has inked a deal with Miramax Films to make 12 of the indie's pics available for pay-per-view over the Web before the end of the year.
German actor Til Schweiger has landed two roles: a co-starring part in Franchise Pictures' Sylvester Stallone starrer "Champs," to be directed by Renny Harlin, and a co-starring role in indie pic…
An unconventional love story told with delicacy and power, "The Widow of Saint-Pierre" is a sweeping costumer shot through with issues and considerations that are as pertinent today as they were 150…
Turner Classic Movies has scheduled a documentary on the women directors, writers and producers of the early days of Hollywood. Docu "Without Lying Down" will be part of an August festival of movies…
Destination Films is in final negotiations to sign "Final Destination" star Devon Sawa for its pic "Slackers." The indie shingle is also in talks with Jason Schwartzman ("Rushmore") to co-star in the…
Schlock cinema of the 1960s and '70s gets an affectionate sendup in "The Independent," an amusing trifle aimed squarely at anyone who fondly recalls the low-budget, high-concept quickies of New World…
At Yamashiro restaurant overlooking Hollywood, the sixth annual Los Angeles Independent Film Festival feted the dramatic film "What Happened to Tully" on Tuesday morning plus the docs "Keep the River…
The "Tumbleweeds" filmmaking team Greg and Gavin O'Connor have formed Solaris Completion Partners with plans to invest up to $150,000 per film in three to four unfinished indie productions per year.
The Odyssean photographic career and poignantly forlorn private life of Edward S. Curtis are charted with impressive sensitivity by Anne Makepeace in this overdue and very welcome docu portrait…