New Line has made an outright purchase of the feature film rights to bestselling novelist Tess Gerritsen's upcoming spacebound medical thriller/love story, "Gravity," with $1 million up front for the…
This year's installment of the Taos Talking Picture Festival will take place April 15-18 and feature films and videos from 23 countries.
Zeitgeist Films, which in 1997 distributed Deepa Mehta's "Fire," has acquired the Indian director's "Earth," the second in a trilogy that began with "Fire."
Renee Zellweger, Lisa Kudrow, Christina Ricci and Brendan Fraser will all act as presenters at Sunday’s Academy Awards kudocast. The quartet of actors are all first-time presenters. The 71st annual…
Eric Mendelsohn's debut feature "Judy Berlin" and Tom Tykwer's German actioner "Run Lola Run" will open the 28th year of the New Directors/New Films Series, which runs from March 26 to April 11 at…
Actress Vivica A. Fox is adding producer and director to her resume by pacting with Team Todd, the duo whose credits include the first "Austin Powers" pic and "G.I. Jane," to co-produce films through…
Walt Disney Pictures and Columbia Pictures have become the latest studios to couple in the name of split-rights: The two studios have pacted to co-finance the Robin Williams starrer "Bicentennial…
Like a circus elephant balanced on a small stool, the financial well being of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences rests on the Oscar statuette.
Artisan Entertainment and Gotham-based Palmer West's Sibling Prods. will finance and produce "Pi" helmer Darren Aronofsky's second feature, "Requiem for a Dream."
Mexican helmer Arturo Ripstein's "No One Writes to the Colonel" has been tapped as an official selection at Cannes.
Leisure Time Features, the Gotham-based indie distribution company, has acquired all U.S. rights to Francois Ozon's first feature, "Sitcom," and "The Wounds," the latest film from "Pretty Village…