When Czech entertainment company Bonton bought the Zlin film studio one year ago, it also inherited the oldest children's film festival.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' foundation has opened its wallet to film festivals.
Fox has paid mid- against high-six figures for "Naked Reverse," a spec script set on the gridiron, for Betty Thomas and Jenno Topping's Tall Trees to produce.
Director Agnieszka Holland has committed to directing the film version of Edgar Hilsenrath's 30-year-old cult novel "The Nazi and the Barber" for Beverly Hills and Munich-based ArtOko Films.
The true silliness of the ponderously straight-faced "Instinct" becomes clear once you've distilled it to basic High Concept -- in this case, "Apeman Killer Teaches Yuppie Shrink to Feel!" Awkward…
Miramax Films has tapped scribes Stephen Susco and John Weidner to write the actioner "Airtime" for Scott Ziehl ("Broken Vessels") to direct.
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" soared deep into box office hyperspace over the Memorial Day weekend, grossing an estimated $64.8 million in four days and flying past the $200 million…
UCLA's School of Theater, Film & Television will present its Spotlight Awards to six student directors on June 16.
After making four films together, most recently Fox 2000's "Ravenous," actor Robert Carlyle and helmer Antonia Bird are planning to take their creative collaboration to a new level by co-directing…
After 35 years of providing locations and services for international features as diverse as "Midnight Express" and "Gladiator," the Mediterranean island of Malta has taken its first step toward…