FilmFour has committed to back the feature film "The Emperor's New Clothes," to be produced by Uberto Pasolini's ("The Full Monty") Redwave Films, and to be directed by Alan Taylor ("Palookaville").
Terri Jones has been appointed to the new position of director of the British Film Commission.
A compelling story of love and obsession, "Suzhou River" represents a considerable leap in achievement for mainland Chinese director Lou Ye from his modest first feature, "Weekend Lover." Combining…
Ed Burns and Heather Graham will be spending some more time together on "Sidewalks of New York," a pic that AMG will produce with Newmarket Capital Group footing the bill.
Seemingly made of spare narrative parts from any number of other dysfunctional family/teen violence dramas, "Crime + Punishment in Suburbia" summons up a been-there-seen-that reaction at nearly every…
Jude Law, Oscar nommed for his role in "The Talented Mr. Ripley," has committed to topline "Four Feathers," which like "Ripley" is a Paramount/Miramax co-production.
The same quirky, offbeat sensibility that defined "Manny & Lo," Lisa Krueger's feature debut, is evident in "Committed," except that what was fresh and entertaining in the 1996 film is now strained…
A series of five South African short films, entitled "Short and Curlies," which have won acclaim on the international film festival circuit, will be distributed on the Internet (at www.atomfilms.com)…
A richly embroidered coming-of-ager that doubles as a study of a time when "political commitment" and "personal belief" were not yet dirty words, "Boy's Choir" is an impressive first pic by Japanese…
A day after Fox Searchlight signed on to handle domestic rights on the Harrison Ford / Catherine Zeta-Jones starrer "Traffic," Initial Entertainment Group has closed a deal to co-finance the pic and…