Rap music exec Marcus Morton is talking his way into the film business with the launch of his feature development, financing and production company, Absolute Entertainment.
Mary Lambert, a film and television helmer, has inked to direct the Morgan Creek/Warner Bros. drama "In Between."
Joe Carnahan's "Blood Guts Bullets & Octane" will kick off the 20th annual Independent Feature Film Market, which runs from Sept. 18-25 in Gotham.
One of the most active distributors in Europe's contracting specialist pic sector, Enrique Gonzalez Macho, has restructured his production, distribution and exhibition interests as he drives into…
GERMANY Studio Babelsberg is opening a subsidiary in Cologne. The company will construct sets for feature film and TV productions shooting in North Rhine Westphalia. Hager Moss Film production…
A pilots' strike at Air Canada caused major travel headaches Wednesday for guests and organizers at the Montreal World Film Festival and has executives at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival desperately…
Paul Bernard will direct the independent thriller "Phobia" for New York-based Arrow Entertainment.
Deputy premier Walter Veltroni unveiled Wednesday a series of state financing measures for homegrown films as well as for arthouse theaters.
Like the D-Day landing of troops on Omaha Beach in the opening scenes of "Saving Private Ryan," a platoon of top brass from DreamWorks and Paramount descended Wednesday on Venice, setting the tone…
While "Saving Private Ryan" continues to fire volleys in theaters, Steven Spielberg has selected two unknown actresses to star in his next pic, "Memoirs of a Geisha."
Midnight Madness, the 23rd Toronto Int'l Film Festival's salute to wacky and noteworthy filmmaking from around the world, is celebrating its 10th birthday with a slate of nine films.