Nadia Tass will direct a $ A10 million ($ 7 million) biopic of Australian sporting legend Hubert Operman. Emulating the backers of the Paul Hogan pic "Lightning Jack," the producers aim to raise the…
The European Union's latest bid to revamp its film and TV industries kicked off Wednesday with the publication of its much-delayed Green Paper on audiovisual policy.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has put out a call for nominations for the Walk of Fame.
Ever thirsty for new projects and scripts, New Line Cinema named Jami Abell-Venit to the new position of veep of acquisitions and co-productions Wednesday.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci will participate Friday in the American Cinematheque's weekend retrospective at the Directors Guild.
The 42nd San Sebastian Film Festival, Sept. 15-24, has announced a $ 350,000 prize for the winner of its New Directors competition. The largest monetary award given by any world film fest, it's…
Some 563 years after being burned at the stake, Joan of Arc has become hot in Hollywood. Warner Bros. just completed a buy of the spec script "In Nomine Dei," by Laeta Kalogridis, the epic story of…
Universal has purchased the spec script "Mad City," about a disgruntled ex-employee who takes a museum and its occupants hostage as a tabloid journalist exploits the situation.
The wacky, light comedy "King of the Airwaves" is exactly the sort of mass-appeal comic pic with lots of local flavor that tends to generate boffo B.O. action in French Canada, and it will likely be…
GoodTimes Entertainment Co., best known for its Cindy Crawford, Mary Tyler Moore, Fabio and Marky Mark exercise videos, announced Tuesday the formation of a feature film division, GT Productions, and…