Artisan Entertainment has picked up the domestic distribution rights to Atom Egoyan's next film, "Felicia's Journey," from Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's Icon. Prods. The deal was said to be worth $3…
Sports and movies generally don't add up commercially or artistically, and "BASEketball" has the heightened entertainment challenge of presenting an invented sport. But while the likelihood of this…
"A Hard Day's Night," the Beatles film that encapsulated the mania surrounding the band and which is credited with inspiring the era of musicvideos, will be re-released by Miramax Films next year…
Alliance Communications has picked up Canadian rights to Emir Kusturica's "Black Cat White Cat," which will premiere in competition at the Venice Film Festival.
After years of frustrated negotiation with successive governments, the Spanish film industry finally looks set to enjoy a tax shelter that could plough some $20 million to $35 million extra…
"Men in Black" scripter Ed Solomon and 24-year-old "Pleasantville" co-producer Edward Lynn have signed a three-year, first-look deal with Columbia Pictures, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
"Last Night," the feature directing debut of actor-writer Don McKellar that nabbed the Prix de la Jeunesse (Youth Prize) at Cannes, will open the Perspective Canada section of the 23rd Toronto…
Norah Films' producer Roee Sharon and writer/director Heywood Gould of Tolmitch Prods. have partnered to form Tolmitch/Norah Films to co-produce a slate of features budgeted under $10 million.
The Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Dept. has awarded the Independent Feature Project/West a $150,000 grant to expand the org's Project: Involve.
The submissions deadline for the 1998 Austin Film Festival has been extended to Aug. 15. The event, unspooling Oct. 1-8, presents cash and services prizes in three categories: fiction feature, short…
Model-turned-actress Jamie Pressly ("Poison Ivy III) has landed a lead role in a feature comedy with the working title "Springers," about people involved in a daytime talkshow patterned after TV's…
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