Animator Phil Roman has signed on as an exec producer and creative consultant on the indie feature "Cyber Garden," from Vancouver-based Sodona Entertainment.
Destination Films has picked up the spec script "If Only" from screenwriter Christina Welsh.
Veteran producer Michael Hertzberg ("Blazing Saddles," "Entrapment") has launched Blazing Pictures, an indie production banner aimed at self-financing and producing three to four low-budget pic a…
George C. Wolfe, the artistic director of the Public Theater, is in negotiations with HBO NYC, the pay TV giant's boutique film production shop, to turn his 1992 tuner, "Jelly's Last Jam" into a…
Good Machine and Universal Pictures have set up "Church of the Dead Girls" with "8 MM" director Joel Schumacher attached to helm and "Quills" scripter Doug Wright set to pen the adaptation.
"Friends" star Matthew Perry will join Bruce Willis in the Jonathan Lynn-directed comedy "The Whole Nine Yards," financed by Franchise Pictures. Filming begins in Montreal May 23.
After more than 60 years without a permanent venue in which to screen its vast library of titles, Italy's National Cinematheque will open its own theater in Rome this year. It has also announced…
Turning a Saxon morality play into a Western helmed by John Badham sounds like an interesting idea. Having playwright Dick Cusack write it with his son, the talented John Cusack, starring in it, is a…
The House approved a bill Monday aimed at giving the National Park Service greater incentives to attract film and photo shoots.
The old-Europe charms of Vienna will be the focus of a cinematic tribute by UCLA's Film and Television Archive beginning April 14.
With the opening of its TV-Zentrum Fuenf, Studio Babelsberg is expanding its involvement in television projects and bringing life to a complex destroyed by Allied bombing in 1944.