"Idle Running," a Slovenian film from director Janez Burger about a lazy longtime student coming to grips with adulthood, was awarded first prize at the ninth annual Cottbus Film Festival.
The enormous success of "The Blair Witch Project" in the United States has made its run in Japan a team sport.
Coming off of the success of "Everest" the large-format industry is banking on Disney's "Fantasia/2000" to make the experience even more of a household word.
More than two years after spending $8 million to buy the underlying rights of the "Terminator" franchise in the Carolco Pictures bankruptcy auction, Mario Kassar and Andy Vajna have baptized their…
Tony Bui's "Three Seasons" has been selected as Vietnam's official submission for Academy Awards foreign-language film.
Overseas Filmgroup will roll out "A Map of the World" through its First Look Pictures distrib arm on Dec. 3 in Gotham and L.A. to qualify for Academy Award consideration.
Mel Gibson's Icon Prods. has used its discretionary acquisition fund to swoop in and pick Adam Greenman's "Lock Box" for development at Paramount Pictures.
Jennifer Love Hewitt is in negotiations to star and co-produce "Trust Me," a long-gestating Warner Bros. script from Mitchell Kapner, who penned the upcoming Bruce Willis starrer "The Whole Nine…
Bringing the high-profile project out of the hangar and back onto the tarmac, DreamWorks and principal Steven Spielberg have tapped Menno Meyjes to adapt "Lindbergh," A. Scott Berg's Pulitzer…