Sophia Loren will be a presenter on this year's Academy Awards telecast.
The 1999 Humanitas Prize, which recognizes humanizing achievements in writing for feature films and television, has opened its call for entries. The deadline for submission is April 15.
World premieres of the Phil Joanou-directed romance "Entropy" and "The Big Brass Ring," based on an unproduced Orson Welles screenplay, will bookend the 1999 edition of the Los Angeles Independent…
"The Specialist," from Israeli-born, Paris-based Eyal Sivan, is a singularly assured, sure-to-be-controversial documentary that recasts footage from the 1961 Jerusalem trial of Nazi war criminal…
The Independent Feature Project and Japan's Fab Films will present eight American indie films in the first Independent Feature Film Market Showcase in Tokyo March 17-21.
Just days after Tom Cruise jetted to Sydney to begin shooting "Mission Impossible 2," observers are feverishly speculating that the film may live up to its name: Members of the crew have been sent…
FROM SHOWESTThe cost of marketing and distributing theatrical motion pictures continued to skyrocket in 1998, jumping 13% to a staggering $25.3 million per film for the 221 pics produced by Motion…
The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Unifrance and the French Film Office will present their annual showcase, "Rendez-Vous With French Cinema Today," from March 12-21 at Gotham's Walter Reade Theater.
Keeping up with Hollywood's obsession with the small screen, producer Todd Moyer and TV skein creator Glen Larson are putting together a $40 million indie feature production of the TV series…
The second annual Shorts Intl. Film Festival will begin its six-city national tour of Loews Cineplex theaters April 20 in Boston.
Three out of four members of chart-topping Brit girl band All Saints have signed to star in the Swinging '60s caper movie "Honest," to be directed by rock star Dave Stewart.