Harvey Weinstein is back. The dot-coms are fleeing. The studios need product. These might sound like positive developments, but a host of factors might make acquisitions execs, filmmakers and others…
Moonstone Intl., Scottish-based film training operation set up in consultation with the Sundance Institute, has appointed members of its artistic advisory panel, chaired by Michael Caine.
As the 2001 Sundance Film Festival gets sets to kick off Friday and filmmakers prepare to brave the elements and demanding party circuit of Park City, Utah, Daily Variety offers a quick look at some…
Miramax co-chair Harvey Weinstein issued a rousing defense of French film quotas Monday at the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in New York.
Ten to Watch 2001 - Directors
At last year's Sundance, journalists were predicting that the dot-com invasion would change the indie landscape forever. Dot-coms ran rampant all over Park City, commandeering screening buses…
Netcaster Neurotrash.com has launched NT Entertainment, an offline production division whose first project is "Prophet Speaks," a jazz docu skedded to bow at the Slamdance Film Festival.
Select Lab projects that were eventually produced, distributed and heralded
Prominent roles for Sabrina Ferilli and Manuela Arcuri,stars of popular nude calendars, may boost the local commercial fortunes of Neapolitan comic Vincenzo Salemme's otherwise underwhelming third…
South African filmmaker Anant Singh will be presented with a special award by the World Economic Forum when it meets in Davos, Switzerland, later this month.
Trend-spotters, consider yourself warned: This year, the Dramatic Film Competition, the high-profile, high-stakes centerpiece of the Sundance Film Festival, may frustrate your best efforts to reduce…