A couple of Hollywood insiders will soon launch Flixer, a Web venture and digital production studio they hope will open up the filmmaking process to industry outsiders.
With "State and Main," his lucky seventh stint in the director's chair, David Mamet stands at the intersection of Arthouse and Mainstream. A bona fide populist laugh riot in which a frazzled film…
International sales and distribution outfit Myriad Pictures has acquired overseas distribution rights to the thriller "Double Whammy," written and directed by Tom DiCillo and starring Denis Leary…
A trigger-happy actioner that recalls myriad classic Hong Kong "bullet ballets" but falls short in the requisite stylistic-bravado department, "Double Tap" is too routinely handled by writer-director…
Le Public Systeme, the PR firm whose film division runs the Deauville Festival of American Cinema, has some pretty good references: "A branch of this company organized the pope's last visit to…
South Korean pic "Lies," written and directed by Jang Sun-woo, has been picked up for domestic release by Offline Releasing with Cowboy Booking Intl.
A strange and affecting tale of self-actualization in an unlikely environment, "Stand-By" features a terrific lead perf from Dominique Blanc as a woman who refuses to leave an airport when her…
Each October, a high ratio of musicians and filmmakers take to the cobblestone streets of the medieval city of Ghent, Belgium, for the fest dedicated to cinema music.
Production outfit Vault ("Panic," "The Last Supper") has finalized a deal to finance and produce "Sex and the Other Thing" by scribe Terri Minsky as its next feature project. Production is scheduled…
As its title suggests, Jing Wong's weepy "Crying Heart" (also less delicately known as "A Dumb Boy") isn't afraid to suspend logic or pile up melodramatic incidents in service of a full-on tearduct…
Deauville 2000's special tributes will honor Clint Eastwood (Sept. 2), Susan Sarandon (Sept. 4), Dino De Laurentiis (Sept 5), Chow Yun Fat (Sept. 8) and Samuel L. Jackson (Sept. 9).
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