The Sundance Institute has chosen six composers to participate in the Sundance Composers Lab (June 22-Aug. 17).
Paramount Pictures and producer Lorne Michaels are going back to the prodigious "Saturday Night Live" well to create "Superstar," a new feature spinoff of the longrunning NBC comedy show.
Gotham-based production company Redeemable Features has agreed to produce "Interstate 60," the feature directorial debut of Bob Gale, who co-wrote and co-produced the series of "Back to the Future"…
DreamWorks has moved up the release of its digitally animated feature "Antz" from March 1999 to Oct. 2, 1998, the company told exhibitors recently. The move puts the film into theaters seven weeks…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has issued a call for entries in the scientific and technical fields, officially beginning the 71st annual Oscar competition.
The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television presented screenwriting awards to five students for works written in the 1997-98 professional program in screenwriting.
Warner Bros. and longtime partner Morgan Creek Prods. have deepened their alliance with a five-year agreement to share financing and distribution on an unspecified number of big-budget motion…
Director Adrian Lyne will segue from pre-pubescent girls to neighborhood killers in the Gotham thriller "The Murderer Next Door" for Columbia Pictures, the studio confirmed Wednesday.
Hot off "Armageddon," Bruce Willis is circling the MGM drama "Ump" as a possible next film, sources said.
Fox Family Worldwide has acquired a 20% equity interest in Montreal-based Cine-Groupe, an animation facility that is a subsidiary of Lions Gate Entertainment.
Dean Wright, a visual effects producer for more than a decade, has signed on as director of production at Dream Quest Images, the Disney-owned feature film visual f/x studio.