While split-rights deals may be the way of the future -- allowing the majors to handle domestic distribution while reducing costs and risk by selling off international -- in Italy at least, Buena…
Anjelica Huston, Barbara Kopple, and Cicely Tyson are among five industryites who will be honored at the 20th annual New York Women in Film & Television Muse Awards taking place Dec. 7, the org…
Producer Laura Bickford has inked a first-look deal with Lawrence Bender Prods.
Bestselling Irish novelist Roddy Doyle has penned his first original film script, "When Brendan Met Trudy," which will start shooting next month.
Kate Winslet has committed to play the tragic heroine of Emile Zola's 19th century novel "Therese Raquin" in a new bigscreen adaptation to shoot next year.
Organizers of the 66th edition of Mifed announced Wednesday in Milan that the number of films and market premieres screening this year will hit a record level, despite the number of registered…
Indie producer Emilio Ferrari, best known for straight-to-video and TV titles, has formed a new theatrical and distribution entity -- A Plus Entertainment -- with financing out of Germany.
The Avnet/Kerner Co. in conjunction with the Walt Disney Co. has closed a pact with David Kaczynski, brother of convicted Unabomber Ted Kaczynski, to make a feature film based on David's life.
Edward Norton, set to bow this weekend in "Fight Club," will star in and produce the drama "Motherless Brooklyn" for New Line Cinema.
France's film production community, which has been divided over its relations with pay TV group Canal Plus and rival digital platform Television Par Satellite, is set to try to patch things up.
Following the runaway success of "The Sixth Sense," writer-director M. Night Shyamalan has submitted his latest project to Disney.