The following Writers Guild timeline chronicles some of the advancements made by film and TV writers through the last century: 1927: First script registration takes place. 1933: Ten writers meet at…
Mark Johnson has teamed with Jodie Foster's Egg Prods. to bring the femme-centric modern-day Western "One Hundred Years On" to Paramount Pictures.
It was a three-peat perf for "Hannibal" this weekend, as the "Silence of the Lambs" sequel chewed up domestic box office competish for a third straight frame with a $15.8 million estimated gross.
"Gladiator" won best film but Ang Lee was named best director for "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," as the British Academy of Film & Television Arts spread its honors evenly on Sunday.
Though a domestic deal for Leonardo DiCaprio pic "Don's Plum" is verboten due to a legal settlement, sales for the film are picking up around the world, with Kinowelt nabbing German rights and SAV…
Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group (IEG) has closed the last two major international territory deals on its five-time Oscar nominated hit "Traffic," which was directed by Steven Soderbergh and…
With a North American distribution deal in the wings, MDP Worldwide has closed a slew of high-profile territories on its $40-million action-adventure epic "D'Artagnan."
Trust Film is closing in on a domestic deal for "Jalla! Jalla!" from director/writer Josef Fares and producer Anna Anthony.
Grupo Novo de Cinema e TV (GNCTV or Grupo Novo), the major international sales entity that reps Brazilian indie producers, has inked a partnership with newly created Brazilian Cinema Promotion (BCP)…
With the AFM halfway over, the Cannes Market looms large, and 21 new sales and distribution companies have signed on to conduct business in the Riviera Hotel.
Redbus chief operating officer Zygi Kamasa has been tapped to join the senior acquisitions team for Helkon Media alongside Helkon Intl. managing director Christian Halsey Solomon and Ulrike Beckmann…