Lizzie Franke is stepping down as artistic director of the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival after this year's edition in August.
Director Ken Russell has described himself as so unbankable that he's resorted to shooting films in his own garage.
Nordic production and distrib Svensk Filmindustri has inked a three-pic deal with hot Scandi-focused director Colin Nutley and his Swedish company Sweetwater for films based on the bestselling crime…
Chris Bialek and Stefan Jonas' international distribution company 310 Entertainment has signed a first-look deal with tyro production shingle Everest Motion Pictures. Under the arrangement, 310 will…
With Writers Guild of America and Screen Actors Guild strikes looming, studio execs still are frantically finalizing pre-strike "go" movies.
BVI Australia has picked up helmer Bruce Beresford's "Boswell for the Defence" for Oz and New Zealand, with other territories pending for sales agent Beyond. Pic stars Michael Caine, Samantha Morton…
Breaking a trend of several years, U.S. pics went away virtually empty handed at the 51st Berlin Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
Destination Films closed its doors for good and pink-slipped all employees at the end of business Friday, when the company was no longer able to meet payroll to continue operations.