HAL Films, the U.K. production venture headed by David Aukin, Colin Leventhal and Trea Hoving, is expected to announce later this week that it is splitting from Miramax Films.
Steven Spielberg has been named the 29th recipient of the Directors Guild of America lifetime achievement award and the first to be honored since the DGA removed D.W. Griffith's name from its highest…
Debuting filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood shows an admirable command of the technical aspects of filmmaking in "Love and Basketball," a slick romantic drama about two L.A. athletes. Aiming to please…
French scribe Jean-Claude Carriere will receive the Writers Guild of America's Screen Laurel award, the first time a foreign-language scenarist will take the WGA's highest honor.
"Happy Accidents" is a strenuous bit of whimsy, a romantic comedy whose charms feel like the result of very hard work. Brad Anderson, world premiering his film at Sundance just as he did "The Darien…
By extension, the film itself offers snapshots of various strata of Manhattan life in the '40s, from the corridors of publishing power and watering holes of assorted stripes to flophouses and the…
Village Roadshow Cinemas Intl. is launching its own U.K. circuit independent from Warner Village Cinemas, its existing joint venture with Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters.
Executive producer, Vic del Rosario Jr.
The 50th edition of the Berlin Intl. Film festival, which kicks off Feb. 9 with Wim Wenders' "The Million Dollar Hotel," will touch down with a strong mix of European and Asian fare, as well as the…
Co-producer, Sam Irvin.
Swiss-German distrib Highlight Communications has signed a three-year output deal with British director Mike Newell's Fifty Cannon production label.