Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt have closed deals to play opposite each other, and Kevin Kline has been offered the role of Weaver's love interest, in MGM's comic film noir "Breakers."
Almost immediately after the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, state-supported film industries across Eastern Europe atrophied or disappeared, and young filmmakers like Czech director Jan Hrebejk were left…
What Gina Prince-Bythewood always wanted to do was direct. At UCLA Film School, she received the Gene Reynolds Scholarship award for directing her thesis film "Stitches." But when she left UCLA, she…
By now everyone knows that Slamdance is not the only alternative festival in Park City, Utah.
At a young age, Gavin Hood was told by his parents and friends alike: "'You'll never make any money in theater,' " he recounts dryly, " 'So take your big mouth and study law.' "
This year in Park City, you may find yourself in a cozy bus watching short films on mini monitors, as you wind your way through the snow to your next screening.
For a festival that prides itself on discovering the new, there's also a heavy sense of deja vu hanging over the 2000 Sundance Film Festival. It's not just a matter of the usual suspects -- the…
The egalitarian sentiments of Woody Guthrie's communal folk song "This Land Is Your Land" and Norman Rockwell's detail-oriented paeans to the American experience might have been melded and twisted…
While feature-length documentaries have been considered by many to form the backbone of quality programming at Sundance, the fest's burgeoning short films program might be considered its ace in the…
Oscar may be holding his ears again this year when the nominees for sound and sound effects editing are announced, if the tradition of honoring earsplitting soundtracks sticks. Add you can probably…